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Portuñol dialects

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    • Bayano dialects
    • Brasilero dialects
    • Brazilero dialects
    • Fronteiriço dialects
    • Fronterizo dialects
    • Portanhol dialects
    • Portunhol dialects
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    • found: Work cat.: 2008541550: Diegues, D. Uma flor na solapa da miséria, 2007(portuñol)
    • found: LC database, Oct. 9, 2008(portuñol, portunhol, fronterizo, dialectos portugueses del Uruguay, brasilero)
    • found: Cascadilla Proceedings Project WWW site, Oct. 9, 2008:in Selected proceedings of the 8th Hispanic Linguistics Symposium (Lipski, J.M. Too close for comfort? : the genesis of "portuñol/portunhol." The term has traditionally been applied to stable bilingual configurations in border communities, e.g., in Uruguay, Paraguay, Brazil, and Portugal; also refers to when speakers of one of the two highly cognate languages attempt to speak the other language, but are unable to suppress interference from the native language; the form spoken on the border between Brazil and Uruguay, known as "fronterizo" or "dialectos portugueses del Uruguay," is referred to by its speakers as "portuñol"; has an emergent literature in published form and increasingly on the Internet; attitudes and spontaneous production of portuñol/portunhol specimens represent a unique sociolinguistic situation that straddles the language-dialect boundary [but the paper refers to fronterizo dialects, portuñol dialects, border dialects, and contact dialects])
    • found: Britannica online, Oct. 9, 2008(under Uruguay: In Rivera and other borderland towns close to Brazil an admixture of Portuguese and Spanish can be heard, often in a slang called portuñol, from the words português and español)
    • found: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 9, 2008(under Portuñol: Portuñol or Portunhol; portuñol riverense, spoken on the border between Uruguay and Brazil, is called by its speakers portuñol/portunhol, brazilero, bayano, or fronterizo/fronteiriço; entered under Portuñol in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Norwegian (Bokmål), Spanish, and Swedish Wikipedias; entered under Portunhol (with variant Portanhol) in Portuguese Wikipedia)
    • notfound: Ethnologue WWW site, Oct. 9, 2008;Voegelin, C.F. Classification and index of the world's languages, c1977;Ruhlen, M. Guide to the world's languages, 1987
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    • 2008-12-02: revised
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