What is another word for loanword?

Pronunciation: [lˈə͡ʊnwɜːd] (IPA)

A loanword is a term borrowed from one language and incorporated into another. There are a few synonyms for this term, such as borrowed word, foreign word, or loan term. A borrowed word refers to a word that has been taken from another language and adopted into a new language, while a foreign word specifically denotes a word that has originated in a foreign language. Similarly, the term loan term is used to describe a word borrowed from another language that is used in a specific context or for a limited time period. Ultimately, all of these terms refer to the same linguistic phenomenon of borrowing words from one language and using them in another.

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What are the hypernyms for Loanword?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Loanword?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for loanword (as nouns)

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      word.

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