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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 language uses a mixture of languages, particularly bilingual puns or situations in which the languages are otherwise used in the same context...
- The following is a list of macaronic languages. Italesco (Italian/German) Alemañol(German/Spanish) Amideutsch (American English/German) (see Denglisch)...
- 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...
- English words by French-speakers, and afterwards, to diglossia or the macaronic mixture of the French (français) and English (anglais) languages. The...
- The Shakespearian macaronic line "Et Tu Brutè?" in the First Folio from 1623...
- (Ukrainian: су́ржик, romanized: súrzhyk - a macaronic language, IPA: [ˈsurʒɪk]) refers to a range of mixed (macaronic) sociolects of Ukrainian and Russian languages...
- 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...
- Pidgin English (multiple varieties) Vanuatu Bislama English-based creoles Macaronic languages World Englishes Smith, Norval (1994). "An annotated list of...
- language of the disputed Falkland Islands. Many elder people also speak a macaronic language of Italian and Spanish called cocoliche, which was originated...
- Shakespeare's Julius Caesar (1599), where it actually forms the first half of a macaronic line: "Et tu, Brute? Then fall, Caesar." This has no basis in historical...
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