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Etymology edit

Coined possibly independently multiple times in multiple languages, but modern use derives from the Interlingua word. The word itself comes from Latin inter (between) + lingua (language).

Pronunciation edit

  • enPR: ĭn'tə(r)lĭng"wə, IPA(key): /ˈɪntə(ɹ)ˌlɪŋɡwə/
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  1. A constructed interlanguage based on Romance languages, English, German, Russian and Latin, developed by the International Auxiliary Language Association, and first published in 1951.
  2. Latino sine flexione, a simplified version of Latin by Giuseppe Peano

Usage notes edit

Not to be confused with Interlingue, a different constructed language.

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  1. Alternative letter-case form of interlingua (Interlingua)

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Interlingua f

  1. Interlingua