Altfrankoprovenzalisch para < per ad? Zum Fortleben einer spätlateinischen Präpositionsverbindung

Faculty/Professorship: Romance Linguistics  
Author(s): Burdy, Philipp
Title of the Journal: Sprachwissenschaft
ISSN: 0344-8169
Year of publication: 2006
Volume: 31
Pages: 221 - 227
Language(s): German
The usage of "per" + preposition with an emphatic purpose is known to occur occasionally in Medieval Latin from Hispanic sources. The article shows in the basis of two as yet ignored references from Italo-Romance an Gallo-Romance that this usage of "per" must also have been common, at least originally, outside the Iberian peninsula.
Type: Article
Year of publication: 24. September 2014