LINGUIST List 32.1328

Thu Apr 15 2021

FYI: Surrey Lexical Splits Database

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 12-Apr-2021
From: Greville Corbett <>
Subject: Surrey Lexical Splits Database
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The Surrey Morphology Group is pleased to announce the launch of the Surrey Lexical Splits Database, available at The database offers a novel perspective on morphological typology, charting the range of possible deviations from canonical paradigms, and comprises 300 records taken from 50 languages, covering 27 families. Interactive visualisations of fieldwork data from Chichimec (Oto-Manguean, Mexico) and Skolt Saami (Finno-Ugric, Finland) are accessible through The implications of the Chichimec data for morphological theory are reported in

Credits: we gratefully acknowledge the support of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (UK). For other thanks and authorship details see the sites

Linguistic Field(s): Typology

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