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Formats of Etymology: the Case of ‘Beer’ and ‘Juniper’ in Votic

  title={Formats of Etymology: the Case of ‘Beer’ and ‘Juniper’ in Votic},
  author={Manuel Barbera},
In this paper I will deal briefly with a particular aspect of etymological dictionary (micro)structure, viz. the need to increase the survey's range and depth according to the relevance of the diffusional, non native, vocabulary. I will present two sample voices from my still unpublished Short Etymological Glossary ofthe Votic Language (a dying Baltofinnic language ofIngermanland), discussing the etymologies of 'beer' and 'juniper'. I will conclude in favour ofthe adoption ofa high depth and… 
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