By Manfred Görlach

The 1st dictionary of its type to supply an exhaustive comparative remedy of the effect of English on different eu languages. overlaying 16 chosen languages from diversified language households, entries include phrases that are recognizably English in shape and which look in a minimum of one of many languages proven. Entries are constituted of a quick definition, by way of a precis paragraph containing a wealth of historic and linguistic details. Many entries also are followed by way of a grid summarizing the distribution of the be aware throughout Europe.

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R, mid2oc (2) = rend etterbarberingsvann Ic [aftersjeiv] N/M [U] mid2oc (i coll) < rakspiri Fr after-shave [aftaRJev] M [U] 19608 (i) > (lotion) apres-rasage Sp [after Jeif] M, pi. 01-s, mid2oc (2) > locionpara despues de afeitarse, locionpara despues del afeitado It aftershave [after Jeiv] M [U]/pl. 0, 19608 (i jour) < dopobarba Rm [=E] N, 19708 (2 mod) > lofiune dupa ras Rs (o) < creat los'on posle brit'ya Po - < trsl po goleniu Cr [=E] M, mid2oc (2) Bg <=E>/afturshejjf M, pi. l(cp') I '(relating to) clothes and footwear worn at ski resorts', 2 'social activities at ski resorts' This expression looks like a translation of the French term apres-ski, especially since it is itself not recorded in English; however, documentation appears to be lacking.

0, end2OC (l mod) < repiiloter Al aeroport M, pi. -e, mid2OC (3) Gr <=E> 2OC (l writ) < rend aerodhromio alderman n. 2 'a member of an English city council' Ge (o arch) Du (0) Nw (o) Fr (0) Sp M (0> writ, rare) Rs pj'dermenlaldermen M, pi. -y, igc (0) Po [aldermen] beg2oc (0) Cr [alderman] M, end2OC (l) Bg (0) Fi oltermanni via Sw (0) Hu [old0:rman] pi. -ok, end-i9c/beg2oc (0/1 tech, arch) < vdrosi tandcsos Gr (0) ale n. I 'British beer' Some Germanic languages have the genetically related word which is used for native beers and sometimes also for British-style beers.

E, 19308 (i reg) Gr bak M/N, beg2oc (i tech) back2 (i) n. +6 'the reserve gear of a car' Ic bakk [pahk] M/N [U] 19408 (2 coll) = creat bakkgir; (afturd)bakgir Cr (o) Fi pakki beg2OC (3) back v. la 'give moral or financial support to', 2 '(cause to) move backwards', +2a 'turn the sails of a ship to decrease its speed' Du backen [beka(n)] 19608, ia(o) 2(1 tech) Nw backhand bakkelbake [bake/bgke] beg2oc, ia(2/3); bakke [bake] beg2oc, 2(3) Ic bakka [pahka] 19208, via Da, 2(3) +2a(3 tech) —> bakk adv.

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