barbarisme

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Central Catalan) IPA(key): [bərbərˈismə]
  • (Northwestern Catalan, Valencian) IPA(key): [barbarˈisme]

Noun[edit]

barbarisme m ‎(plural barbarismes)

  1. a lexical borrowing not considered nativized within a given language; linguistic interference

Usage notes[edit]

Commonly denotes recent borrowings from Castilian into Catalan, such as algo (in the standard, quelcom, res or alguna cosa), carinyo (afecte) or después (després).


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

barbarisme m ‎(plural barbarismes)

  1. barbarism

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