The eLexicon Mediae et Infimae Latinitatis Polonorum. The Electronic Dictionary of Polish Medieval Latin

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Page793-806
AuthorKrzysztof Nowak
TitleThe eLexicon Mediae et Infimae Latinitatis Polonorum. The Electronic Dictionary of Polish Medieval Latin
AbstractThe paper presents goals, methods, and results of the project of the Electronic Dictionary of Polish Medieval Latin. First, a brief history of the paper dictionary, as well as an account of its main features are presented. Second, the main problems of the metalexicographic analysis and the subsequent XML encoding of the lexicographic content are discussed. The main purpose of both being a fine-grained description of linguistic resource, it was necessary to make explicit a fair amount of data which are coded only by means of convention. Third, the web interface of the dictionary is treated in more detail. Its most important of its design principles include separation of the expert and novice user perspective, system of aids and suggestions, integration with external sources.
SessionLexicography of Lesser Used Languages
Keywordselectronic lexicography, Medieval Latin, dictionary interface, TEI XML encoding, implicit information, lexicographic convention
BibTex
@InProceedings{ELX2014-060,
author={Krzysztof Nowak},
title={The eLexicon Mediae et Infimae Latinitatis Polonorum. The Electronic Dictionary of Polish Medieval Latin},
pages={793-806},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 16th EURALEX International Congress},
year={2014},
month={jul},
date={15-19},
address={Bolzano, Italy},
editor={Abel, Andrea and Vettori, Chiara and Ralli, Natascia},
publisher={EURAC research},
isbn={978-88-88906-97-3},
}
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