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Middle Arabic
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1. Definition
The very term ‘ Middle Arabic’ is ambiguous because of the history of its use, the multiple meanings of the term ‘middle’ (historically middle, sociolinguistically intermediate, linguistically mixed – not to mention the middling quality of texts, in the opinion of some people), and the variety of views on the history of the Arabic lang…
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Jérôme Lentin, “Middle Arabic”, in: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: Lutz Edzard, Rudolf de Jong. Consulted online on 15 August 2016 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6699_eall_EALL_COM_vol3_0213>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004177024, 20090831

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1. Definition2. The texts3. The norm of Middle Arabic4. The function and importance of Middle Arabic5. Typical featuresi. Orthography and phoneticsii. Morphology and syntax6. Texts in Middle ArabicBibliography