Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online

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Edited by: Marc L. Greenberg (editor-in-chief), University of Kansas; Lenore A. Grenoble (general editor), University of Chicago; associate editors: Stephen M. Dickey, University of Kansas, Masako Ueda Fidler, Brown University, René Genis, University of Amsterdam, Marek Łaziński, University of Warsaw, Anita Peti-Stantić, University of Zagreb, Björn Wiemer, University of Mainz, Nadežda V. Zorixina-Nilsson, Stockholm University

The Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics offers a comprehensive overview of the languages of the Slavic language family and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the Slavic language family from its Indo-European origins to the present day, as well as consideration of interaction of Slavic with other languages.

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Palaeo-Balkan Languages and Slavic

(7 words)

Author(s): Ligorio, Orsat
forthcomingOrsat Ligorio
Date: 2020-12-23

Palatalization

(4 words)

Author(s): Feldstein, Ronald
forthcomingRonald Feldstein
Date: 2020-12-23

Pannonian

(4 words)

Author(s): Greenberg, Marc L.
forthcomingMarc L. Greenberg
Date: 2020-12-23

Pannonian Rusyn

(4,274 words)

Author(s): Habijanec, Siniša
The Pannonian Rusyn language (also known as Bačka Rusyn, Bačka-Syrmia Rusyn, Vojvodinian Rusyn, Yugoslavian Rusyn, or South Rusyn language) is a Slavic microlanguage probably of East Slovak origin, spoken by circa 13,000 people in the province of Vojvodina in Serbia and in adjacent parts of Croatia as well. Pannonian Rusyn is the language of Greek Catholic settlers – Rusnaks – who had come from the northeastern parts of the Kingdom of Hungary to the Bačka region of Vojvodina in the mid-18th century and in later waves. The language is called  ruski  jazik or  ruska bešeda by its speakers. T…
Date: 2020-12-23

Parentheticals

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Author(s): Sonnenhauser, Barbara
forthcomingBarbara Sonnenhauser
Date: 2020-12-23

Participles, Constructions with

(6 words)

Author(s): Shagal, Ksenia
forthcomingKsenia Shagal
Date: 2020-12-23

Particles

(4 words)

Author(s): Nekula, Marek
forthcomingMarek Nekula
Date: 2020-12-23

Passive

(4 words)

Author(s): Say, Sergey
forthcomingSergey Say
Date: 2020-12-23

Patronymics

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Author(s): Lukashanets, Aleksandr
forthcomingAleksandr Lukashanets
Date: 2020-12-23

Paucal

(3,915 words)

Author(s): Breu, Walter
The paucal is described here as a bound number grammeme, historically derived from the dual and present in modern Russian, Bosnian-Croatian-Montenegrin-Serbian (BCMS), Molise Slavic, and Ukrainian (rudimentary). The article presents an overview of the definition and the distribution of the paucal in Slavic, as well as its grammatical status and its historical development. Special sections deal with the paucal in nouns, attributes, predicates, and oblique cases in the languages under consideration. Terminology and definitionThe paucal (< La paucus, plural pauci ‘few, several…
Date: 2020-12-23

Perceptual Dialectology

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Author(s): Lundberg, Grant
forthcomingGrant Lundberg
Date: 2020-12-23

Person

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Author(s): Brehmer, Bernhard
forthcomingBernhard Brehmer
Date: 2020-12-23