Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics

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Subject: Language and Linguistics

Managing Editors Online Edition: Lutz Edzard and Rudolf de Jong

The Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics Online comprehensively covers all aspects of Arabic languages and linguistics. It is interdisciplinary in scope and represents different schools and approaches in order to be as objective and versatile as possible. The Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics Online is cross-searchable and cross-referenced, and is equipped with a browsable index. All relevant fields in Arabic linguistics, both general and language specific are covered and the Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics Online includes topics from interdisciplinary fields, such as anthropology, psychology, sociology, philosophy, and computer science.

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1. Definition The fāʿil (lit. ‘he who does’) corresponds, in the analysis of the Arab grammarians, to the protagonist of the verb. It is the primary element to which the verb relates (Sībawayhi,


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F (fa- - Folmer, M.L.)

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fa- ʿAmal, Conjunctions, Connectives, Deixis, Discourse Analysis, Energicus, Grounding, Jazāʾ, Kalām, Media Arabic, Middle Verbs, Poetic Koine, Polarity, Sentence Coordination, Sentence Coordination, Theme/Rheme, Translation Literature, Word Order fa-, resumptive Connectives

F (Fontinoy, Charles - Fyodorova, El’vira)

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Fontinoy, Charles Pseudodual foot Phonology, Phonology: Metrical foot assignment rule Phonology: Metrical foot dominance Phonology: Metrical foot, binary Phonology: Metrical …