Gilles Quentel

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gilles Quentel plays a role.


It is generally well-accepted that, in every language, a significant amount of unknown etymologies can be explained by the means of “echoism”, which states that a historically unexplained word can be of onomatopoeic origins. This paper objects to the theory in general, taking the particular case of… read more | Article