Definition of Dialects. Meaning of Dialects. Synonyms of Dialects
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Definition of Dialects
DialectDialect Di"a*lect, n. [F. dialecte, L. dialectus, fr. Gr. ?,
fr. ? to converse, discourse. See Dialogue.]
1. Means or mode of expressing thoughts; language; tongue;
form of speech.
This book is writ in such a dialect As may the minds
of listless men affect. Bunyan. The universal
dialect of the world. --South.
2. The form of speech of a limited region or people, as
distinguished from ether forms nearly related to it; a
variety or subdivision of a language; speech characterized
by local peculiarities or specific circumstances; as, the
Ionic and Attic were dialects of Greece; the Yorkshire
dialect; the dialect of the learned.
In the midst of this Babel of dialects there
suddenly appeared a standard English language.
[Charles V.] could address his subjects from every
quarter in their native dialect. --Prescott.
Syn: Language; idiom; tongue; speech; phraseology. See
Language, and Idiom.
Meaning of Dialects from wikipedia
of the same language
languages. The terms
"language" and "dialect
" are not necessarily
- modern dialect
, is spoken. The frontier areas
of Northwest China
of Mandarin dialects
at the same time, and the dialects
- Southern-Western dialects Northern dialect group Southern dialect group
Southern-Western middle dialects
Pori region dialects
Ala-Sata****a dialects dialects
- The following
is a list of dialects
of English. Dialects
are linguistic varieties which
in pronunciation, vocabulary, spelling
- Valle) other dialects
Østlandsk [no] (Eastern Norway) Flatbygd dialects
[no] (Lowland districts) Vikværsk dialects
(Viken district) Andebu dialect
- The dialects
of the ****anese language
fall into two primary
(including Tokyo) and Western
(including Kyoto), with the dialects
in the dialect
of Somerset. For details
of the sound differences between
, see Phonological history
of Old English
). The language...
and some Occitan dialects
(such as the Gascon
language) is similar
to the distance among different Occitan dialects
. In fact, Catalan
- Machine.. "The Central dialects
the southernmost group
of the so-called Northwest Iranian dialects
," Central Dialects Archived
project. South Swedish dialects
(dark blue); Sample
socken, N. Åsbo härad). Götaland dialects
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