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Loanwords in the world's languages [electronic resource] : a comparative handbook / edited by Martin Haspelmath, Uri Tadmor.

Contributor(s): Haspelmath, Martin, 1963- | Tadmor, Uri, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Berlin, Germany : De Gruyter Mouton, c2009Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 1081 p.) : maps.ISBN: 9783110218442 (electronic bk.); 3110218445 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Language and languages -- Foreign words and phrases | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Etymology | Leenwoorden | Taalcontact | LehnwortGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Aufsatzsammlung. | Online-Publikation.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Loanwords in the world's languages.DDC classification: 412 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Notational conventions -- Acknowledgments -- List of authors -- General chapters: I. The loanword typology project and the world loanword database / Martin Haspelmath and Uri Tadmor -- II. Lexical borrowing: Concepts and issues / Martin Haspelmath -- III. Loanwords in the world's languages: Findings and results / Uri Tadmor -- THE LANGUAGES: 1. Loanwords in Swahili / Thilo C. Schadeberg -- 2. Loanwords in Iraqw, a Cushitic language of Tanzania / Maarten Mous and Martha Qorro -- 3. Loanwords in Gawwada, a Cushitic language of Ethiopia / Mauro Tosco -- 4. Loanwords in Hausa, a Chadic language in West Africa / Ari Awagana and H. Ekkehard Wolff, with Doris L�ohr -- 5. Loanwords in Kanuri, a Saharan language / Doris L�ohr and H. Ekkehard Wolff, with Ari Awagana -- 6. Loanwords in Tarifiyt, a Berber language of Morocco / Maarten Kossmann -- 7. Loanwords in Seychelles Creole / Susanne Michaelis with Marcel Rosalie -- 8. Loanwords in Romanian / Kim Schulte -- 9. Loanwords in Selice Romani, an Indo-Aryan language of Slovakia / Viktor El�s�ik -- 10. Loanwords in Lower Sorbian, a Slavic language of Germany / Hauke Bartels -- 11. Loanwords in Old High German / Roland Schuhmann -- 12. Loanwords in Dutch / Nicoline van der Sijs -- 13. Loanwords in British English / Anthony Grant -- 14. Loanwords in Kildin Saami, a Uralic language of northern Europe / Michael Riessler -- 15. Loanwords in Bezhta, a Nakh-Daghestanian of the North Caucasus / Bernard Comrie and Madzhid Khalilov -- 16. Loanwords in Archi, a Nakh-Daghestanian of the North Caucasus / Marina Chumakina -- 17. Loanwords in Manange, a Tibeto-Burman language of Nepal / Kristine A. Hildebrandt -- 18. Loanwords in Ket, a Yeniseian language of Siberia / Edward Vajda -- 19. Loanwords in Sakha (Yakut), a Turkic language of Siberia / Brigitte Pakendorf and Innokentij N. Novgorodov -- 20. Loanwords in Oroqen, a Tungusic language of China / Fengxiang Li and Lindsay J. Whaley.
Loanwords in Japanese / Christopher K. Schmidt -- 22. Loanwords in Mandarin Chinese / Thekla Wiebusch and Uri Tadmor -- 23. Loanwords in Thai / Titima Suthiwan and Uri Tadmor -- 24. Loanwords in Vietnamese / Mark J. Alves -- 25. Loanwords in White Hmong / Martha Ratliff -- 26. Loanwords in Ceq Wong, an Austroasiatic language of Peninsular Malaysia / Nicole Kruspe -- 27. Loanwords in Indonesian / Uri Tadmor -- 28. Loanwords in Malagasy / Alexander Adelaar -- 29. Loanwords in Takia, an Oceanic language of Papua New Guinea / Malcolm Ross -- 30. Loanwords in Hawaiian / '�Oiwi Parker Jones -- 31. Loanwords in Gurindji, a Pama-Nyungan language of Australia / Patrick McConvell -- 32. Loanwords in Yaqui, a Uto-Aztecan language of Mexico / Zarina Estrada Fern�andez -- 33. Loanwords in Zinacant�an Tzotzil, a Mayan language of Mexico / Cecil H. Brown -- 34. Loanwords in Q'eqchi', a Mayan language of Guatemala / S�ren Wichmann and Kerry Hull -- 35. Loanwords in Otomi, an Otomanguean language of Mexico / Ewald Hekking and Dik Bakker -- 36. Loanwords in Saramaccan, an English-based creole of Suriname / Jeff Good -- 37. Loanwords in Imbabura Quechua / Jorge G�omez Rend�on and Willem Adelaar -- 38. Loanwords in Kali'na, a Cariban language of French Guiana / Odile Renault-Lescure -- 39. Loanwords in Hup, a Nadahup language of Amazonia / Patience Epps -- 40. Loanwords in Wich�i, a Mataco-Mataguayan language of Argentina / Alejandra Vidal and Ver�onica Nercesian -- 41. Loanwords in Mapudungun, a language of Chile and Argentina / Luc�ia A. Golluscio.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Notational conventions -- Acknowledgments -- List of authors -- General chapters: I. The loanword typology project and the world loanword database / Martin Haspelmath and Uri Tadmor -- II. Lexical borrowing: Concepts and issues / Martin Haspelmath -- III. Loanwords in the world's languages: Findings and results / Uri Tadmor -- THE LANGUAGES: 1. Loanwords in Swahili / Thilo C. Schadeberg -- 2. Loanwords in Iraqw, a Cushitic language of Tanzania / Maarten Mous and Martha Qorro -- 3. Loanwords in Gawwada, a Cushitic language of Ethiopia / Mauro Tosco -- 4. Loanwords in Hausa, a Chadic language in West Africa / Ari Awagana and H. Ekkehard Wolff, with Doris L�ohr -- 5. Loanwords in Kanuri, a Saharan language / Doris L�ohr and H. Ekkehard Wolff, with Ari Awagana -- 6. Loanwords in Tarifiyt, a Berber language of Morocco / Maarten Kossmann -- 7. Loanwords in Seychelles Creole / Susanne Michaelis with Marcel Rosalie -- 8. Loanwords in Romanian / Kim Schulte -- 9. Loanwords in Selice Romani, an Indo-Aryan language of Slovakia / Viktor El�s�ik -- 10. Loanwords in Lower Sorbian, a Slavic language of Germany / Hauke Bartels -- 11. Loanwords in Old High German / Roland Schuhmann -- 12. Loanwords in Dutch / Nicoline van der Sijs -- 13. Loanwords in British English / Anthony Grant -- 14. Loanwords in Kildin Saami, a Uralic language of northern Europe / Michael Riessler -- 15. Loanwords in Bezhta, a Nakh-Daghestanian of the North Caucasus / Bernard Comrie and Madzhid Khalilov -- 16. Loanwords in Archi, a Nakh-Daghestanian of the North Caucasus / Marina Chumakina -- 17. Loanwords in Manange, a Tibeto-Burman language of Nepal / Kristine A. Hildebrandt -- 18. Loanwords in Ket, a Yeniseian language of Siberia / Edward Vajda -- 19. Loanwords in Sakha (Yakut), a Turkic language of Siberia / Brigitte Pakendorf and Innokentij N. Novgorodov -- 20. Loanwords in Oroqen, a Tungusic language of China / Fengxiang Li and Lindsay J. Whaley.

Loanwords in Japanese / Christopher K. Schmidt -- 22. Loanwords in Mandarin Chinese / Thekla Wiebusch and Uri Tadmor -- 23. Loanwords in Thai / Titima Suthiwan and Uri Tadmor -- 24. Loanwords in Vietnamese / Mark J. Alves -- 25. Loanwords in White Hmong / Martha Ratliff -- 26. Loanwords in Ceq Wong, an Austroasiatic language of Peninsular Malaysia / Nicole Kruspe -- 27. Loanwords in Indonesian / Uri Tadmor -- 28. Loanwords in Malagasy / Alexander Adelaar -- 29. Loanwords in Takia, an Oceanic language of Papua New Guinea / Malcolm Ross -- 30. Loanwords in Hawaiian / '�Oiwi Parker Jones -- 31. Loanwords in Gurindji, a Pama-Nyungan language of Australia / Patrick McConvell -- 32. Loanwords in Yaqui, a Uto-Aztecan language of Mexico / Zarina Estrada Fern�andez -- 33. Loanwords in Zinacant�an Tzotzil, a Mayan language of Mexico / Cecil H. Brown -- 34. Loanwords in Q'eqchi', a Mayan language of Guatemala / S�ren Wichmann and Kerry Hull -- 35. Loanwords in Otomi, an Otomanguean language of Mexico / Ewald Hekking and Dik Bakker -- 36. Loanwords in Saramaccan, an English-based creole of Suriname / Jeff Good -- 37. Loanwords in Imbabura Quechua / Jorge G�omez Rend�on and Willem Adelaar -- 38. Loanwords in Kali'na, a Cariban language of French Guiana / Odile Renault-Lescure -- 39. Loanwords in Hup, a Nadahup language of Amazonia / Patience Epps -- 40. Loanwords in Wich�i, a Mataco-Mataguayan language of Argentina / Alejandra Vidal and Ver�onica Nercesian -- 41. Loanwords in Mapudungun, a language of Chile and Argentina / Luc�ia A. Golluscio.

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