dialectal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dialect +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌdaɪəˈlɛktəl/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

dialectal (comparative more dialectal, superlative most dialectal)

  1. Of or relating to a dialect.
  2. Peculiar to a (nonstandard) variety or lect.
    • 1908, “lay v.¹”, in James A. H. Murray [et al.], editors, A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (Oxford English Dictionary), volume VI, Part 1, London: Clarendon Press, OCLC 15566697, page 128:
      Now (exc. in Nautical language, see b) it is only dialectal or an illiterate substitute for lie, its identity of form with the past tense of the latter no doubt accounting largely for the confusion.

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Asturian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /djaleɡˈtal/, [d̪ja.leɣ̞ˈt̪al]

Adjective[edit]

dialectal (epicene, plural dialectales)

  1. Alternative form of dialeutal

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dialecte +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dialectal (masculine and feminine plural dialectals)

  1. dialectal

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dialecte +‎ -al.

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Adjective[edit]

dialectal (feminine dialectale, masculine plural dialectaux, feminine plural dialectales)

  1. dialectal
    Le lituanien comporte deux grands groupes dialectaux.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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Occitan[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

dialectal m (feminine singular dialectala, masculine plural dialectals, feminine plural dialectalas)

  1. dialectal

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dialectal m or f (plural dialectais, comparable)

  1. Superseded spelling of dialetal. (Superseded in Brazil by the 1943 spelling reform and by the Portuguese Language Orthographic Agreement of 1990 elsewhere. Still used in countries where the agreement hasn’t come into effect and as an alternative spelling in Portugal.)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French dialectal.

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Adjective[edit]

dialectal m or n (feminine singular dialectală, masculine plural dialectali, feminine and neuter plural dialectale)

  1. dialectal

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dialecto +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /djaleɡˈtal/, [d̪ja.leɣ̞ˈt̪al]
  • Hyphenation: dia‧lec‧tal

Adjective[edit]

dialectal (plural dialectales)

  1. dialectal

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