The shrine of knowledge.

Trope Linguistic Usage

A selection of articles related to trope linguistic usage.

Adelaide Russo on Michel Deguy « Yale Working Group in ... Publications – DOMOBAAL Chapter 3 - Section 3 7b4440930f7102f85bc6ff4a89b1bc ...

Original articles from our library related to the Trope Linguistic Usage. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Trope Linguistic Usage.

Namaste - Meaning and Usage
The term Namaste is commonly used within new-age, yoga and reiki circles. It is a respectful greeting, both as a welcome and a saying good-bye. This Sanskrit word was brought to the western world by spiritual seekers in India and Nepal. I’m sure it has become...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
The Theban Alphabet
The Theban alphabet is used widely by Traditional Wiccans both ritually, and in their books of shadows. The first published reference to it is in Francis Barrett's The Magus , published at London in 1801. It is reputed to have been invented by Honorius of...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Dagaz, depending on one’s perspective, is either the last or next to last rune in the Elder Futhark. Ancient inscriptions vary in whether Dagaz or Othala comes last. Modern runesters pretty much agree that either order works. Other than the twenty-third and...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to Tyr’s Aett, the third and final aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark. Tiwaz is the name of this aett’s first rune in reconstructed Common Germanic. Its name became first Teiws in Gothic, then later Tiw or Tiu in Anglo-Saxon and Tyr in Old...
Divination >> Rune Stones
This rune, the fifth rune of the third aett and twenty-first of the Elder Futhark, has two names. Kenaz/Kaunaz is the other rune with two names. Laguz is the best-known name of today’s rune. It means “lake.” Laukaz is the alternative name and means “leek,” a...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones
The Concept of Sarasvati
In my young age, on every occasion of the Sarasvati-Puja, I used to wonder how the goddess Sarasvati came to be associated with learning. There is no story of her birth as in case of Lakshmi and Parvati, for example. Therefore, the period of her appearing as...
Deities & Heros >> Indic

Trope Linguistic Usage is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Trope Linguistic Usage books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

The Linguistic Representation of Economical Breakdowns in the
type. Rhetorical figures are in literature and linguistics all language figurations deviating from the normal linguistic usage.
largely elective; despite some constraints on linguistic usage
Properties and Kinds of Tropes: New Linguistic Facts and Old
On the basis of a greater range of linguistic data and with the support of some ancient and .. Ockham, both of whom make central use of the notion of a trope.
cece an Envirnetal
evoke the values, beliefs, and stereotypes associated with the original, or literal, use of the term.
Historians on Slaves
Hayden White and Literary Tropes.

Suggested Web Resources

Trope Linguistic Usage | ®
Trope Linguistic Usage articles, reference materials. Need more on Trope Linguistic Usage?
Trope (linguistics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Trope (literature). In linguistics, trope is a rhetorical figure of speech that consists of a play on words, i.e.
Trope - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hayden White - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Artistic License - Linguistics - Television Tropes & Idioms
Many language/linguistics tropes are attributable to this, and are split up here into errors in academic linguistics, translation errors, and errors in usage.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Hrishikesh Mukherjee
Place for your opinion