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Dialects: Classification
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1. General remarks

Generalizing labels such as ‘ Egyptian Arabic’, ‘Syrian Arabic’, or ‘Moroccan Arabic’ are commonly used to refer to dialect types spoken in the respecti…

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Heikki Palva, “Dialects: Classification”, in: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: Lutz Edzard, Rudolf de Jong. Consulted online on 05 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6699_eall_EALL_COM_0087>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004177024, 20090831

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