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Definition of Macaronic

Macaronic
Macaronic Mac`a*ron"ic, n. 1. A heap of thing confusedly mixed together; a jumble. 2. A kind of burlesque composition, in which the vernacular words of one or more modern languages are intermixed with genuine Latin words, and with hybrid formed by adding Latin terminations to other roots.
Macaronic
Macaronian Mac`a*ro"ni*an, Macaronic Mac`a*ron"ic, a. [Cf. It. maccheronico, F. macaronique.] 1. Pertaining to, or like, macaroni (originally a dish of mixed food); hence, mixed; confused; jumbled. 2. Of or pertaining to the burlesque composition called macaronic; as, macaronic poetry.

Meaning of Macaronic from wikipedia

- Macaronic refers to text using a mixture of languages, particularly bilingual puns or situations in which the languages are otherwise used in the same...
- The following is a list of macaronic languages. Amideutsch (American English/German) (see Denglisch) Britalian (Italian/English) Bulgarianish or Bulgarish...
- The German-Russian pidgin is a macaronic language of mixed German and Russian that appears to have arisen in the early 1990s. It is sometimes known as...
- Dog Latin, also known as Cod Latin, macaronic Latin, mock Latin, or Canis Latinicus, refers to the creation of a phrase or jargon in imitation of Latin...
- Islands Pijin Italian American Pidgin English English-based creoles Macaronic languages such as Engrish World Englishes Cascaito, James (1975)....
- Romance-speakers, and that the Romance kharjas must therefore be regarded as macaronic literature. A minority of scholars, such as Richard Hitch**** contend...
- pseudo-language based on sound alternations in English Macaronic Latin, the basis for defining Macaronic language, a mixed language All pages beginning with...
- also known as Anglitaliano or (in the United Kingdom) Britalian, is the macaronic blend (at different degrees) of Italian and English, in the speech of...
- traditional Christmas carol. In its original setting, the carol is a macaronic text of German and Latin dating from the Middle Ages. Subsequent translations...
- pretentious overuse of English words by Francophones, and subsequently to the macaronic mixture of the French (français) and English (anglais) languages. The...