Université de Fribourg

Sur les traces de l’évolution de la catégorie orange : Une étude sémasiologique comparative du français et de l’allemand = Evolution of the orange color category in french and german

Desgrippes, Magalie ; Berthele Raphael (Dir.)

Mémoire de master : Université de Fribourg, 2011.

Anthropologists, psychologists and linguists generally consider that each language has a fairly uniform color system and that the systems of most European languages are all at the end of the same evolution and too close to each other to be of interest. Starting from the simple observation that the traffic light color called orange in French is called gelb (yellow) in German, this research...