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Romance language [1 record]

Record 1 1995-06-30


Subject field(s)
  • Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics

The group of Italic Indo-European languages descended since A.D. 800 from Latin, as French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Rumanian, Provençal, Catalan, Rhaeto-Romance, Sardinian, and Ladino.


  • Psycho-, socio- et ethnolinguistique

Les idiomes qui descendent de manière ininterrompue du latin. On distingue donc les groupes suivants : le français, l'espagnol, l'italien, le portugais, le roumain, le provençal, le catalan, le rhéto-roman, le sarde et le ladino.


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