# Category:Galician terms by usage

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Fundamental » All languages » Galician » Terms by usage

Galician terms categorized by the manner and context in which they are used by speakers.

- Category:Galician archaic terms: Galician terms that are no longer in general use but still encountered in older literature and still sometimes used for special effect.
- Category:Galician childish terms: Galician terms that are typically only used by, or to, children.
- Category:Galician colloquialisms: Galician terms that are likely to be used primarily in casual conversation rather than in more formal written works, speeches, and discourse.
- Category:Galician dated terms: Galician terms that are no longer fashionable, thus are anachronistic.
- Category:Galician derogatory terms: Galician terms that belittle (lessen in value).
- Category:Galician disputed terms: Galician terms whose usage is proscribed, thus they are considered wrong according to prescriptive sources.
- Category:Galician endearing terms: Galician terms that are used to show affection or endearment to another person.
- Category:Galician familiar terms: Galician terms whose use is typically to contexts of friendly intimacy.
- Category:Galician formal terms: Galician terms whose use is typically restricted to polite, ceremonious, non-casual contexts.
- Category:Galician informal terms: Galician terms whose use is typically restricted to casual, non‐ceremonious conversations.
- Category:Galician jocular terms: Galician terms that are humorous, amusing or joking.
- Category:Galician literary terms: Galician terms whose usage is typically restricted to works of literature.
- Category:Galician nonstandard terms: Galician terms that are considered improper, incorrect or commonly misused.
- Category:Galician offensive terms: Galician terms that are typically considered to offend people.
- Category:Galician poetic terms: Galician terms whose usage is typically restricted to works of poetry.
- Category:Galician slang: Galician nonstandard terms that are typically used to mark membership in a cultural subgroup.
- Category:Galician terms with archaic senses: Galician terms that are no longer in general use but still encountered in older literature and still sometimes used for special effect.
- Category:Galician terms with historical senses: Galician terms with senses that refer to things or concepts mainly known for their historical value.
- Category:Galician terms with obsolete senses: Galician terms that are no longer in current use, but found in older texts.
- Category:Galician terms with rare senses: Galician rarely used terms or terms with rarely used senses.
- Category:Galician terms with uncommon senses: Galician uncommonly used terms or terms with uncommonly used senses.
- Category:Galician vulgarities: Galician terms whose tone (rather than the meaning) is offensive to polite company.

## Subcategories

This category has the following 22 subcategories, out of 22 total.