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Journal Title: NOWELE - North-Western European Evolution
Volume/Issue:   66/2
Issue Title: Special Issue: Unity and Diversity in West Germanic II
Date: 18/06/2013
Table of Contents: 2013. v, 126 pp.

Table of Contents

What is Old English?
Don Ringe 127 – 140

Die Anfänge des Altsächsischen
Steffen Krogh

141 – 168
Zum r-Plural im Westgermanischen
Thomas Klein 169 – 196

Doppelformen von ēn- und ōn-Verben im Althochdeutschen
Mirjam Marti Heinzle 170 – 224

The Germanic Root *heuf- 'lament' and its Reflexes in Old English
Alfred Bammesberger 225 – 236

KLUGE. Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache. 25. Auflage bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold.
Rezensiert von Viktor Lewizkij 237 – 250
Publisher: John Benjamins
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Frankish
English, Old
Frisian, Old
German, Old High
Saxon, Old
Language Family(ies): West Germanic
 
LL Issue: 24.2773