Dialects without gender

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Anaruk
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Dialects without gender

Postby Anaruk » 2007-07-14, 14:06

Which dialects have lost grammatical gender? And what other features they have?

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Tallerknerne Falder
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Postby Tallerknerne Falder » 2007-07-16, 3:54

According to the following map, west Jutlanders (including Esbjergians) use ét køn:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Denmark-gender.png

They speak with the standard stød, nonetheless. The areas closer to Germany substitute tones or discard both features altogether:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Denmark-stoed.png


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