The Germanic Languages

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Taylor & Francis, 1994 - Reference - 631 pages
Provides a unique, up-to-date survey of twelve Germanic languages from English and German to Faroese and Yiddish.
 

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Contents

The Germanic Languages
1
List of Contributors
4
Suzanne Romaine Merton College University of Oxford Oxford
16
Gothic and the Reconstruction of ProtoGermanic
19
Old and Middle Scandinavian
38
Old and Middle Continental West Germanic
72
Old and Middle English
110
Icelandic
142
Danish
313
German
349
Yiddish
388
Pennsylvania German
420
Dutch
439
Afrikaans
478
Frisian
505
English
532

Faroese
190
Norwegian
219
Swedish
271
Germanic Creoles
566
Index
604
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