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Sigma KEE - QuinquiLanguage
is a language of unknown classification from
. SIL code: QUQ. ISO 639-2: mis. Population: No estimate available. Region: Many live on the edge of towns. Comments: A blend language of certain urban ex-nomadic groups. It contains elements of Calo and Germania argot. They used to be tinsmiths--their name comes from 'quincalleria' meaning ironmongery. It is thought they came originally from Germany. They are blond. They prefer to be called 'mercheros'. Not Rom or Gypsies.(extract from http://www.ethnologue.com/)
that expresses content. This covers
s that contain a
, such as a book, as well as
ualSignLanguage, which may similarly contain a
The universal class of individuals. This is the root node of the ontology.
s used by
A system of signs for expressing thought. The system can be either natural or artificial, i.e. something that emerges gradually as a cultural artifact or something that is intentionally created by a person or group of people.
This is the subclass of
which are language-related. Note that this
and the the elements of
An entity that has a location in space-time. Note that locations are themselves understood to have a location in space-time.
which has as its medium the human voice. It can also be represented visually through writing, although not all
s have a codified written form.
of unknown relationship to other
s.(extract from http://www.ethnologue.com/)
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