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Lexicography

Index Lexicography

Lexicography is divided into two separate but equally important groups. [1]

44 relations: Applied linguistics, B. T. S. Atkins, Bilingual dictionary, Collocation, Craft, Cross-reference, Defining vocabulary, Dictionary, Dictionary Society of North America, Dictionary writing system, Discipline (academia), English lexicology and lexicography, Glossary, Greek language, Henning Bergenholtz, Idiom dictionary, Jonathon Green, Ladislav Zgusta, Language, Language for specific purposes dictionary, Legal lexicography, Lemma (morphology), Lexical definition, Lexicographic information cost, Lexicology, Lexicon, Linguistic description, Linguistics, List of lexicographers, Monolingual learner's dictionary, Multi-field dictionary, Paradigm, Picture dictionary, Register (sociolinguistics), Reinhard Hartmann, Sandro Nielsen, Semantics, Single-field dictionary, Specialized dictionary, Specialized lexicography, Sub-field dictionary, Syntagma (linguistics), Terminology, Vocabulary.

Applied linguistics

Applied linguistics is an interdisciplinary field of linguistics which identifies, investigates, and offers solutions to language-related real-life problems.

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B. T. S. Atkins

Beryl T. (Sue) Atkins is a lexicographer, specialising in computational lexicography, who pioneered the creation of bilingual dictionaries from corpus data.

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Bilingual dictionary

A bilingual dictionary or translation dictionary is a specialized dictionary used to translate words or phrases from one language to another.

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Collocation

In corpus linguistics, a collocation is a sequence of words or terms that co-occur more often than would be expected by chance.

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Craft

A craft or trade is a pastime or a profession that requires particular skills and knowledge of skilled work.

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Cross-reference

The term cross-reference can refer to either.

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Defining vocabulary

A defining vocabulary is a list of words used by lexicographers to write dictionary definitions.

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Dictionary

A dictionary, sometimes known as a wordbook, is a collection of words in one or more specific languages, often arranged alphabetically (or by radical and stroke for ideographic languages), which may include information on definitions, usage, etymologies, pronunciations, translation, etc.

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Dictionary Society of North America

The Dictionary Society of North America (DSNA) was founded in 1975 to encourage scholarly and professional activities that have to do with dictionaries and lexicography.

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Dictionary writing system

A dictionary writing system (DWS), or dictionary production/publishing system (DPS) is a piece of software for writing and producing a dictionary, glossary, vocabulary, thesaurus etc.

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Discipline (academia)

An academic discipline or academic field is a branch of knowledge.

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English lexicology and lexicography

English lexicology and lexicography is that field in English language studies which examines English word-formation, the evolution of vocabulary and the composition of English dictionaries.

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Glossary

A glossary, also known as a vocabulary or clavis, is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms.

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Greek language

Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.

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Henning Bergenholtz

Henning John Bergenholtz (born 26 August 1944) is a Danish linguist, who is head of Center for Lexicography at Aarhus School of Business in Denmark.

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Idiom dictionary

An idiom dictionary is a dictionary or phrase book that lists and explains idioms – distinctive words or phrases having a figurative meaning that goes beyond the original semantics of the word(s).

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Jonathon Green

Jonathon Green (born 20 April 1948 in Kidderminster, Worcestershire) is an English lexicographer of slang and writer on the history of alternative cultures.

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Ladislav Zgusta

Ladislav Zgusta (20 March 1924 – 27 April 2007) was a Czech–American historical linguist and lexicographer, who wrote one of the first textbooks on lexicography.

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Language

Language is a system that consists of the development, acquisition, maintenance and use of complex systems of communication, particularly the human ability to do so; and a language is any specific example of such a system.

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Language for specific purposes dictionary

A language for specific purposes dictionary is a reference work which defines the specialised vocabulary used by experts within a particular field, for example, architecture.

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Legal lexicography

Legal lexicography is the complex of activities concerned with the development of theories and principles for the design, compilation, use, and evaluation of dictionaries within the field of law, see e.g. Nielsen 1994.

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Lemma (morphology)

In morphology and lexicography, a lemma (plural lemmas or lemmata) is the canonical form, dictionary form, or citation form of a set of words (headword).

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Lexical definition

The lexical definition of a term, also known as the dictionary definition, is the meaning of the term in common usage.

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Lexicographic information cost

Lexicographic information cost is a concept within the field of lexicography.

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Lexicology

Lexicology is the part of linguistics that studies words.

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Lexicon

A lexicon, word-hoard, wordbook, or word-stock is the vocabulary of a person, language, or branch of knowledge (such as nautical or medical).

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Linguistic description

In the study of language, description or descriptive linguistics is the work of objectively analyzing and describing how language is actually used (or how it was used in the past) by a group of people in a speech community.

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Linguistics

Linguistics is the scientific study of language, and involves an analysis of language form, language meaning, and language in context.

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List of lexicographers

This list contains people who contributed to the field of lexicography, the theory and practice of compiling dictionaries.

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Monolingual learner's dictionary

A Monolingual learner's dictionary (or MLD) is a type of dictionary designed to meet the reference needs of people learning a foreign language.

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Multi-field dictionary

A multi-field dictionary is a specialized dictionary that has been designed and compiled to cover the terms within two or more subject fields.

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Paradigm

In science and philosophy, a paradigm is a distinct set of concepts or thought patterns, including theories, research methods, postulates, and standards for what constitutes legitimate contributions to a field.

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Picture dictionary

A picture dictionary or pictorial dictionary is a dictionary where the definition of a word is displayed in the form of a drawing or photograph.

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Register (sociolinguistics)

In linguistics, a register is a variety of a language used for a particular purpose or in a particular social setting.

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Reinhard Hartmann

Reinhard Rudolf Karl Hartmann is a lexicographer and applied linguist.

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Sandro Nielsen

Sandro Nielsen (born 1961) is a Danish metalexicographer, Associate Professor at Centre for Lexicography at the Aarhus School of Business, Denmark, from where he received his PhD in 1992.

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Semantics

Semantics (from σημαντικός sēmantikós, "significant") is the linguistic and philosophical study of meaning, in language, programming languages, formal logics, and semiotics.

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Single-field dictionary

A single-field dictionary is a specialized dictionary that has been designed and compiled to cover the terms of one particular subject field.

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Specialized dictionary

A specialized dictionary is a dictionary that covers a relatively restricted set of phenomena.

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Specialized lexicography

Specialized lexicography is an academic discipline that is concerned with development of theories and principles for the design, compilation, use and evaluation of specialized dictionaries.

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Sub-field dictionary

A sub-field dictionary is a specialized dictionary that has been designed and compiled to cover the terms of one (or possibly more) sub-fields of a particular subject field.

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Syntagma (linguistics)

In linguistics, a syntagma is an elementary constituent segment within a text.

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Terminology

Terminology is the study of terms and their use.

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Vocabulary

A vocabulary is a set of familiar words within a person's language.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lexicography

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