Dr. J. Jakobsen's Etymological Dictionary of Shetland Norn Revisited (Some observations on the macro- and microstructure of the lexicographical masterpiece)
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- Presented at Celtic/Scots Lexicography session
Dr. Jakobsenʼs dictionary based on the data of his fieldwork carried out in Shetland between 1893 and 1895 is a unique lexicographical monument due to quite a number of features of its macro- and microstructure. The major peculiarities are caused by the following:
- 1. It is not easy to define exactly the genre of this versatile word-book as it is sure to be much more than a mere etymological dictionary. Most of its entries combine certain features of etymological, historical, ...
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- Not published
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- Reviewed (other)
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- A Pavlenko & G Pavlenko
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