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It is worth noting that the more lenis [i] and [u] typically employed for short <i> and <u>, and the parallel [e] and [o] for short <e> and <o>, have precedent in Classical Latin, and almost certainly in the Vulgar Latin of the Empire.
aviltar 'debase, degrade' derived from dialectal viltat, from vulgar Latin *VILITAS, -ATIS 'vileness'); espander 'scatter, extend' (Sp.
It is not unreasonable for Italian Americans to have assigned a new and different meaning to the word or concept, especially given that many live in a world where the actual Italian dialects (=fully-fledged linguistic systems) do not exist, and where they have little access to anything that would expose them to the linguist's definition of 'Italian dialect' (which involves the deep questions of linguistic histories; how did Vulgar Latin evolve into these dialects; what is the structure of their grammars; what are their songs, poetry, and literature like; how are they related to other Romance languages; and what is their sociology within Italy).
roughly the years 1200-1500, when many English words modified their spelling under the influence of not only Classical Latin, but also Vulgar Latin, Ecclesiastic Latin and Old French.
The collective language, which is believed to have evolved from the Vulgar Latin spoken by Roman occupiers of the region, is under further pressure from the predominance of German in the canton--not to mention Italian on its southern flank, and the growing influence of English in areas like St.
The strange language, in this case, is not ancient Egyptian but Vulgar Latin or early forms of French and Italian.
Key words: Egeria; Itinerarium Egeriae; Vulgar Latin.
Switzerland is divided into 20 cantons (states) and there are four official languages - German, French, Italian and Romansh, a form of vulgar Latin.
The church obliged, and again if I remember correctly, it celebrated the Eucharist in the vulgar Latin, not the elite Latin of Cicero, which was the Latin of the educated class.