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Kunstsprache f (genitive Kunstsprache, plural Kunstsprachen)
- (countable, philology) a literary dialect, such as the Homeric dialect of Ancient Greek.
2007, Stephen Colvin, “§46. Epic”, in A historical Greek reader: Mycenaean to the Koiné, ISBN 9780199226597, page 49:
- It is a literary dialect (Kunstsprache) which contains elements from different dialects and different periods, and some which were never spoken at all but created by the bards within the tradition.
- (countable, linguistics) a constructed language.
Declension of Kunstsprache
- Kunstsprache in Duden online