Lexikos (Greek for "of or for words") is a journal for the lexicographical specialist and has been published by the Bureau of the WAT in the AFRILEX Series since 1991. In 1996 it became the mouthpiece of the African Association for Lexicography which is at present the joint publisher of Lexikos.

Lexikos is the only journal in Africa which is exclusively devoted to lexicography. Articles may be written in Afrikaans, English, Dutch, German and French.



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Vol 26 (2016)

Table of Contents


The Incorporation of Specialised Data in Lexicographical Meaning Explanations: A Discussion Based on Sports and Fitness Terms PDF
Heidi Agerbo
Etc. The Long-Lasting Defining Device: Unravelling the Mystery PDF
Safi Eldeen Alzi'abi
On the Metalexicographic Genre of Dictionary Reviews, with Specific Reference to LexicoNordica and Lexikos PDF
Henning Bergenholtz, Rufus H. Gouws
Adapting a Historical Dictionary for the Modern Online User: The Case of the Dictionary of South African English on Historical Principles's Presentation and Navigation Features PDF
André Du Plessis, Tim Van Niekerk
Op pad na 'n omvattende woordeboekkultuur in die digitale era PDF
Rufus H. Gouws
The Application of the Prototype Theory in Lexicographic Practice: A Proposal of a Model for Lexicographic Treatment of Polysemy PDF
Ana Halas
Lemmatisation of Fixed Expressions: The Case of Proverbs in Northern Sotho PDF
I.M. Kosch
What French for Gabonese French Lexicography? PDF
Blanche Nyangone Assam, Hugues Steve Ndinga-Koumba-Binza, Virginie Ompoussa
Die rol van die US se Departement Afrikaans en Nederlands in die ontwikkeling van die Afrikaanse leksikografie onder Nederlandse invloed: Verklarende standaardwoordeboeke PDF
Gerda Odendaal
A Critical Analysis of Multilingual Dictionaries PDF
D.J. Prinsloo
Probleme in Bezug auf die slowenische lexikographische Terminologie PDF
Simona Štavbar
Advantages and Disadvantages in the Use of Internet as a Corpus: The Case of the Online Dictionaries of Spanish Valladolid-UVa PDF
Sven Tarp, Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera
Illustrative Examples in a Bilingual Decoding Dictionary: An (Un)necessary Component? PDF
Alenka Vrbinc, Marjeta Vrbinc
Über die Konstruktion einer hierarchischen Textverbundgesamtstruktur. Ein Beitrag zur Theorie der Wörterbuchform PDF
Herbert Ernst Wiegand
How Many People Constitute a Crowd and What Do They Do? Quantitative Analyses of Revisions in the English and German Wiktionary Editions PDF
Sacha Wolfer, Carolin Müller-Spitzer
Comparing Dictionary-induced Vocabulary Learning and Inferencing in the Context of Reading PDF
Di Zou


Considering the Merits, and Some Demerits, of the Longman English–Japanese Dictionary PDF
Defa Ren
Learner Features in a New Corpus-based Swahili Dictionary PDF
Beata Wójtowicz
The Corpora of China English: Implications for an EFL Dictionary for Chinese Learners of English PDF
Lixin Xia, Yun Xia, Yihua Zhang, Hilary Nesi


Peter Gilliver. The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. PDF
J.C.M.D. Du Plessis
Oskar Reichmann. Historische Lexikographie. Ideen, Verwirklichungen, Reflexionen an Beispielen des Deutschen, Niederländischen und Englischen. PDF
Maria Smit

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Tanja Harteveld

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ISSN 2224-0039 (online); ISSN 1684-4904 (print)

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