Evolution of Semantic Systems -

EoSS language sample

The project aims to collect data from at least 50 Indo-European languages over the period 2011-2012. Our target is to collect data from a subset of the 67 languages below. If you're interested in joining our study, please get in touch with us (details on the consortium page).

CELTIC

Goidelic ― Irish [gle] finished Gareth O'Neill, Lillis Ó Laoire
  Scots Gaelic [gla] finished Sileas Landgraf
Brythonic ― Welsh [cym] in progress David Willis, Elidir Dafydd

GERMANIC

North ― Icelandic [isl] finished Matthew Whelpton, Þórhalla Guðmundsdóttir Beck
  Faroese [fao] finished Zakaris Hansen, Bjarni Steintún
  Danish [dan] finished Carsten Levisen
  Norwegian [nob] finished Åshild Næss
  Swedish [swe] finished Susanne Vejdemo, Magnus Enquist
West ― English [eng] finished Linnaea Stockall, Euphemia Snell
  Dutch (Leuven) [vls] finished Stefanie Fauconnier, Jean-Christophe Verstraete, Bram Fauconnier
  Frisian [frs] finished Pieter Duijff, Arjen Versloot
  Dutch (Nijmegen) [nld] finished EoSS team
  Luxembourgish [ltz] finished Claudine Moulin, Claudine Hamen, Robert Clees
  German [deu] finished EoSS team
  German [qmu] finished EoSS team, Cornelia van Scherpenberg
  Schwyzerdütsch [gsw] finished Raphael Berthele, Martina Zimmerman

ITALIC

Italo-Western ― Portuguese [por] finished Luís Faísca
  Spanish [spa] finished Ana Laura Diez
  Galician [glg] finished Ana Laura Diez
  French [fra] finished Anetta Kopecka, Camille Frouin
  Provencal [prv] finished Benjamin Fagard
  Romanch [roh] finished Raphael Berthele, Martina Zimmerman, Anetta Zini
  Italian [ita] finished Scott Fairhall
  Friulian [fur] finished Giosuè Baggio
Southern ― Rumanian [ron] finished Cristiana Papahagi, Melania Duma

ALBANIAN

  Tosk [als] finished Enkeleida Kapia, Anila Kananaj
  Gegh [aln] in progress Enkeleida Kapia

GREEK

  Greek [ell] finished Christina Manouilidou

ARMENIAN

  Armenian [hye] finished Armina Janyan, Nune Vardanyan

BALTO-SLAVIC

Baltic ― Lithuanian [lit] finished Vilius Dranseika, Mindaugas Gilaitis
  Latvian [lav] finished Jurģis Šķilters, Līva Brice
East Slavonic ― Byelorussian [bel] finished Dzmitry Kanaplianikau
  Ukrainian [ukr] finished Liliya Morska
  Russian [rus] finished Michael Daniel, Nina Dobrushina
South Slavonic ― Slovenian [slv] finished Amanda Saksida
  Croatian [hrv] finished Ida Rafaelli, Ranko Matasović, Tena Gnjatović, Daniela Katunar, Jana Willer Gold
  Serbian [srp] finished Darinka Andjelkovic, Maša Popović, Milena Jakić, Maja Savić, Nada Ševa, Aleksandar Milenković
  Macedonian [mkd] finished Marjan Markovikj, Sonja Milenkovska
  Bulgarian [bul] finished Elena Andonova, Antoaneta Bojilova, Yoana Vergilova
West Slavonic ― Czech [ces] finished Jan Chromý, Ivan Kafka
  Polish [pol] finished Anetta Kopecka, Aleksandra Dmowska
  Slovak [slk] finished Katarina Dudová, Adriana Hanulikova, Igor Tyšš

INDO-IRANIAN

Iranian ― Northern Kurdish [kmr] in progress Hiwa Asadpoor
  Central Kurdish [ckb] finished Hiwa Asadpoor
  Ossetic [oss] finished Oleg Belyaev, Arseniy Vydrin
  Persian [pes] finished Hiwa Asadpoor
  Fars [faz] finished Hiwa Asadpoor, Faryar Akhlaghi
  Nayini [nyq] finished Hiwa Asadpoor, Roohollah Mofidi
  Vafsi [vaf] finished Hiwa Asadpoor, Ali Hoseinkhani
  Baluchi [bgn] in progress Hiwa Asadpoor
Indo-Aryan ― Panjabi [pan] finished Chaudry Rashid Mahmood, Qandeel Hussain, Muhammad Asim Mahmood, Muhammad Shakir Aziz
  Hindi (standard) [hin] finished Samiksha Bajpai
  Haryanvi-Hindi [bgc] finished Vijay Simha Rajan
  Singhalese [sin] finished Sandarenu Kumarasamy
  Oriya [ori] finished Sheelpa Sweety
  Bengali [ben] finished Atanu Saha, Bornini Lahiri
  Assamese [asm] finished Madri Kakoti
  Urdu [urd] finished Chaudry Rashid Mahmood, Muhammad Shakir Aziz, Muhammad Asim Mahmood, Qandeel Hussain
  Magahi [mag] finished Deepak Alok, Ritesh Kumar
  Maithili [mai] finished Neelu Singh, Mukesh Kumar
  Dhundhari [dhd] finished Suman Meena
  Garhwali [gbm] in progress Saket Bahuguna

ISOLATE

Basque ― Basque [eus] in progress Iraide Ibarretxe Antuñano, Koldo J. Garai

URALIC (non-Indo-European)

Finnic ― Estonian [est] finished Mari Uusküla, Martin Eessalu
  Udmurt [udm] finished Jelena Rjabina
Principal Investigators

Asifa Majid
Fiona Jordan
Michael Dunn

EoSS office

Tuong-Van Vu
Wendy van Ginkel
Research Assistants
Phone +31 24 352 1183
Fax +31 24 352 1300
E-mail: eoss@mpi.nl

Street address

Wundtlaan 1
6525 XD Nijmegen
The Netherlands

Mailing address

Postbus 310
6500 AH Nijmegen
The Netherlands