author={Xose Luis Regueira},
  journal={Journal of the International Phonetic Association},
  pages={119 - 122}
  • X. L. Regueira
  • Published 1 December 1996
  • Journal of the International Phonetic Association
Galician is a Romance language closely related to Portuguese. It is spoken in the far northwestern part ofthe Iberian Peninsula. As a result of historical circumstances, Spanish has exerted a strong political and cultural influence over this region since the end of the Middle Ages, and there is in consequence in Galicia today a socially ascendant Spanishspeaking urban minority, while the rest of the population maintains Galician as its mother tongue. As a result, Galician is in a situation of… 

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New open speech datasets for three of the languages of Spain: Basque, Catalan and Galician are introduced, which can be used to build text-to-speech systems, serve as adaptation data in automatic speech recognition and provide useful phonetic and phonological insights in corpus linguistics.

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