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Computerized Historical Linguistic Database of
Latin Inscriptions of the Imperial Age

The aim of the project "Computerized Historical Linguistic Database of the Latin Inscriptions of the Imperial Age" is to develop and digitally publish (at a comprehensive, computerized historical linguistic database that contains and manages the Vulgar Latin material of the Latin inscriptions found in the so-called Latin part of the Roman Empire (Illyricum, Gallia, Britannia, Germania, Hispania, Northern, Italy, Rome and Africa). This will allow for a more thorough study of the regional changes and differentiation of the Latin language of the Imperial Age in a wider sense and for a multilayer visualization of the discovered structures concerning linguistic geography. The project is going to be realized with the collaboration of the Latin Department of the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest and the Lendület ('Momentum' Research Group for Computational Latin Dialectology of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences supported by the Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (= OTKA, no. K 108399, 2014-2017; no. K 81864, 2010-2013 and no. K 62032, 2006-2009) and by the 'Momentum' Program of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2015-2020).

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The basic concept of this project was elaborated by Prof. József Herman (1924-2005) in 1991

Questions or remarks concerning the project should be directed to Béla Adamik ()