Mag. Dr. Georg Ziegelmeyer
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Ziegelmeyer, G. (2017). On the idiomaticity of Kanuri bu ‘eat’ and ya ‘drink’ – A case of calquing from Hausa? In G. C. Batic, & R. Leger (Eds.), Studia Africana: Papers in Honour of Sergio Baldi (1. ed., pp. 156-169). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. Topics in Interdisciplinary African Studies, Vol.. 46


Ziegelmeyer, G. (2016). Hausa - A pluricentric language of West Africa? In R. Muhr (Ed.), Pluricentric Languages and Non-Dominant Varieties Worldwide: Part I: Pluricentric Languages across Continents - Features and Usage (pp. 137-148). Peter Lang. Österreichisches Deutsch - Sprache der Gegenwart , Vol.. 18


Ziegelmeyer, G. (2015). Coordination strategies in Bade and Ngizim. In G. C. Batic, & S. Baldi (Eds.), Selected Proceedings of the Symposium on West African Languages (pp. 145-159). Universita degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale". Studi Africanistici Serie Ciado-Sudanese, Vol.. 7


Ziegelmeyer, G. (2014). Bade between its eastern and western neighbours – Past and present contact scenarios in northern Yobe State. In A. Storch, J. Harnischfeger, & R. Leger (Eds.), Fading Delimitations – Language and Culture in Historical Context (pp. 95-112). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. Topics in Interdisciplinary African Studies, Vol.. 34



Ziegelmeyer, G. (2013). Kanuri and its neighbours: The linguistic influence of Kanuri on languages in Borno. In T. El-Miskin, Y. Mukhtar, K. Mohammed, & A. G. Shettima (Eds.), Kanem-Borno: A thousand years of heritage (Vol. Volume 2, pp. 54-81). Kraft Books Limited.


Ziegelmeyer, G., Rothmaler, E., & Löhr, D. (2011). Introduction. In D. Löhr, E. Rothmaler, & G. Ziegelmeyer (Eds.), Kanuri, Borno and Beyond - Current Studies on the Lake Chad Region (pp. 1-6). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. Topics in Interdisciplinary African Studies, Vol.. 22


Ziegelmeyer, G. (2011). On argument focus in Kanuri. In D. Löhr, E. Rothmaler, & G. Ziegelmeyer (Eds.), Kanuri, Borno and Beyond - Current Studies on the Lake Chad Region (pp. 191-205). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag. Topics in Interdisciplinary African Studies, Vol.. 22



Ziegelmeyer, G. (2010). Introduction. In G. Ziegelmeyer, & N. Cyffer (Eds.), Aspects of Co- and Subordination - Case Studies from African, Slavonic and Turkic Languages (pp. 1-7). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag.

Ziegelmeyer, G. (2010). Retention and innovation - On adverbial subordination in Gashua Bade. In G. Ziegelmeyer, & N. Cyffer (Eds.), Aspects of Co- and Subordination - Case Studies from African, Slavonic and Turkic Languages (pp. 119-144). Rüdiger Köppe Verlag.

On post-verbal negation in Chadic and (Nilo-)Saharan

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
3 Oct 20195 Oct 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


On different layers of language contact in the wider Lake Chad region

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
26 Sep 201829 Sep 2018

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On attenuated qualities in Chadic

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
29 Aug 20182 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


On Phasal Polarity in Languages of the Wider Lake Chad Area – From “First” to “Yet”

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
2 Feb 20184 Feb 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


From the Chadic-Kanuri Contact Zone to the Wider Lake Chad Area

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
18 Jul 2017

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From the Chadic-Kanuri contact Zone to the wider Lake Chad region

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
27 Oct 2016

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Kollokationen mit den Verben bu "essen" und ya "trinken" im Kanuri

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
17 Jun 2016

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Areal features in the wider Lake Chad region

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
26 Mar 2016

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On lexical calquing in Kanuri - The semantics of 'eating' and 'drinking'

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
4 Feb 20165 Feb 2016

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On lexical calquing in Kanuri - The semantics of 'eating' and 'drinking'

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
1 Sep 20154 Sep 2015

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Areal Diffusion in the Chadic-Kanuri contact zone

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
20 Aug 201524 Aug 2015

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Identifying "Standard" Hausa and ist non-dominant varieties

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
8 Jul 201511 Jul 2015

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Linguistische Feldforschung in Nordostnigeria - Persönliche Eindrücke

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
24 Mar 2015

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Contact-induced changes in the languages of the wider Lake Chad Region - What can they tell us about the speaker's social interaction?

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
10 Mar 201511 Mar 2015

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Towards explaining typological convergence in the Chadic-Kanuri contact zone

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
10 Jun 201411 Jun 2014

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Die Adjektivklasse im Bade

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
9 May 2014

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Coordination in languages of the Bade/Ngizim group

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
27 Mar 201428 Mar 2014

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Sprachkontaktforschung in Nordostnigeria

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
17 Jan 201418 Jan 2014

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Typological Convergence in the Chadic-Kanuri Contact Zone

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
23 Sep 2013

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Typological Convergence in the Lake Chad Region, or: How Chadic is Kanuri?

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
12 Sep 2013

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Kanuri and its Neighbours - Typological Convergence in the Lake Chad Region

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
22 May 2013

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Sprachliche Diversität und Multilingualismus in Nigeria.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
14 Dec 2012

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Zwischen Hausa und Kanuri - Sprachkontakt in Nordostnigeria.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
20 Nov 2012

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Zum Verbalsystem des Gashua Bade.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
1 Jun 2012

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Bade zwischen Hausa und Kanuri - Sprachkontakt in Nordostnigeria.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
20 Mar 2012

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Sprachenvielfalt und Sprachenlandschaft in Westafrika.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
12 Mar 2012

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Sprachkontakt in Nordostnigeria.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
12 Mar 2012

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Bade zwischen Hausa und Kanuri Sprachkontakt in Nordostnigeria.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
14 Dec 2011

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Structural diffusion in the wider Lake Chad region. Can we speak of a sprachbund?

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
2 Dec 2011

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Bade between ist eastern and western neighbours - Past and present contact scenarios in northern Yobe State.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Invited speaker)
22 Jul 2011

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Linguistic diffusion in northeastern Nigeria - The question of a Sprachbund.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
9 Feb 2010

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On Argument Focus in Kanuri.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
21 Aug 2009

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Zwischen Hausa und Kanuri - Sprachkontakt im Bade.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
3 Jul 2009

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On the Adjective Class in Bade.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
11 Jun 2009

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Areal features in northern Nigeria - Towards a linguistic area.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
21 Oct 2008

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Focus realization in Bade.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
26 Aug 2008

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Die Sprachen Westafrikas.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
13 Jul 2008

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Retention and Innovation - Clausal Co- and Subordination.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
27 May 2008

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Kanuri and it's neighbours - On the linguistic influence of Kanuri on languages in Borno.

Georg Ziegelmeyer (Speaker)
16 Jan 2008

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