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Completed research project

Title / Titel Medieval Latin from Anglo-Saxon Sources
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Summary / Zusammenfassung This corpus will be the first electronic resource for the study of the medieval lingua franca as used in Anglo-Saxon England. It will initially include English authors from 7th to 11th centuries writing in Latin, and may eventually be extended to medieval Latin on the British Isles more generally. This corpus will provide comparative data on the use of linguistic and social terminology in Old English and Latin.
Project leadership and contacts /
Projektleitung und Kontakte
Prof. Olga Timofeeva, PhD (Project Leader)
Dr. Anne Gardner
Dr. des. Alpo Honkapohja
Funding source(s) /
Unterstützt durch
Universität Zürich (position pursuing an academic career)
In collaboration with /
In Zusammenarbeit mit
Prof. Michael Lapidge, Cambridge University United Kingdom
Dr. Matti Kilpiö, University of Helsinki Finland
Duration of Project / Projektdauer Aug 2011 to Aug 2017