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Re: Basic Color Terms: Classical Yiklamu

From:Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>
Date:Monday, April 26, 2004, 20:01

On Sun, 25 Apr 2004 19:47:02 -0400,
Javier BF <uaxuctum@...> wrote:

> >FWIW: > > > > > > Over half a hundred (!) _basic_ colour terms? > That is definitely odd.
It is, but as far as I understand it, Classical Yiklamu is an engelang that uses no derivations, but assigns a unique root to each of the 70,000 entries of the WordNet thesaurus, using unrelated roots for, e.g., `to bake' and `baker'. Greetings, Jörg.


Mark P. Line <mark@...>ontolangs (was: Basic Color Terms: Classical Yiklamu)