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Germanic and Slavic Contact: Lexicon
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The lexical influences between the Germanic and Slavic languages are manifold and almost as old as their protolanguages themselves. These relations have continued to the present day. The article gives a concise overview of the Germanic influence on the vocabularies of the Slavic languages, its chronology and domains, and the influence of the Slavic languages on the Germanic languages.

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Newerkla, Stefan Michael, “Germanic and Slavic Contact: Lexicon”, in: Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online, Editor-in-Chief General Editor Marc L. Greenberg, Lenore A. Grenoble. Consulted online on 22 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-6229_ESLO_COM_035945>
First published online: 2020



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