Definition of the noun dialectology
What does dialectology mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: dialectologies
- the branch of philology that is devoted to the study of dialects
Alternative definition of the noun dialectology
- the study of dialects
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Analysing Variation in English (2011)
by Warren Maguire, April McMahon
Introduction Perceptual dialectology is a discipline that investigates what language users themselves think and believe about language. It explores where people believe dialect areas to exist, and the geographical extent of these areas, ...
The Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia (2009)
by Kirsten Malmkjaer
Introduction Dialectology is the study of variation in the lexical and structural components of language. It is usually associated with the study of geographical variation, especially in rural areas, but there is much dialectological work today which ...
An Encyclopedia of Language (2002)
by N.E. Collinge
,of regional dialectology,andof the Labovparadigm, isnot new in itself. However, the ' laws' ...
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition (2013)
Communication from Ancient Times to the Information Age by Theresa Enos
Dialectology Over a century before sociolinguistics became recognized as a field, linguists in Europe were researching language variation in dialectol-ogy studies. Work in this area continues to the present. The focus of this research ...
Historical Dictionary of Kosova (2004)
by Robert Elsie
the most important scholarly periodical for Albanian studies in Yugoslavia up to the present day, and taught courses in language history and dialectology.
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Scrabble value of D2I1A1L1E1C3T1O1L1O1G2Y4
The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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