Sranan
noun Etymology: Sranan, short for Sranan Tongo, literally, Suriname tongue Date: 1953 an English-based creole widely spoken in Suriname — called also Sranan Tongo

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  • Sranan — Parlée au Suriname, Guyane française Nombre de locuteurs 300 000 au Suriname, dont 120 000 comme première langue, quelques dizaines de milliers en Guyane française Classification par famille …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sranan — /srah neuhn/, n. an English based creole widely spoken in Suriname. Also called Sranan Tongo, Taki Taki. [1950 55; < Sranan: lit., Suriname (tongue)] * * * ▪ language also called  Sranantongo (literally, “Suriname tongue”),  Taki …   Universalium

  • Sranan — /srah neuhn/, n. an English based creole widely spoken in Suriname. Also called Sranan Tongo, Taki Taki. [1950 55; < Sranan: lit., Suriname (tongue)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sranan — [ srα:nən] noun another term for Taki Taki. Origin from Taki Taki Sranan tongo, lit. Suriname tongue …   English new terms dictionary

  • Sranan — noun The Sranantongo English based creole of Suriname …   Wiktionary

  • sranan — sra·nan …   English syllables

  • Sranan — Sra•nan [[t]ˈsrɑ nən[/t]] n. peo an English based creole widely spoken in Suriname. Also called Sra′nan Ton′go [[t]ˈtɒŋ goʊ[/t]] Taki Taki …   From formal English to slang

  • Sranan-Tongo — Gesprochen in Suriname Sprecher 300.000 Linguistische Klassifikation Kreolsprachen Englischbasiert Sranan Tongo Sprachcodes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sranan Tongo — Gesprochen in Suriname Sprecher 300.000 Linguistische Klassifikation Kreolsprachen Englischbasiert Sranan Tongo Sprachcodes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sranan tongo — Sranan Sranan Parlée au Suriname, Guyane française Nombre de locuteurs 300 000 au Suriname, dont 120 000 comme première langue, quelques dizaines de milliers en Guyane française Classification par famille     Pidgins et… …   Wikipédia en Français

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