Translation of regionalism in Spanish:

regionalism

Pronunciation: /ˈriːdʒənlɪzəm/

n

  • 1.1 u [Pol] regionalismo (m), autonomismo (m) 1.2 u (regional patriotism) regionalismo (m)
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    • In contrast to many other Latin American nations, Chile has not experienced the emergence of strong regionalism or conflicting regional cultural identities.
    • The country is facing all the great issues of economic change, regionalism, and cultural and geographic diversity, while Americanization proceeds apace.
    • A high level of religious practice often underlined regionalism and even nationalism.
    1.3 c [Ling] regionalismo (m)
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    • The publication of French dictionaries and lexicons by Enlightenment scholars further eroded regionalisms.
    • After recounting the history of some of the Victorian and in particular Queenscliff regionalisms he is researching for the Australian National Dictionary, Bruce Moore explains how dictionary-makers keep abreast of usage.
    • In Britain, however, the most local dialects were associated with the groups at the lower end of the social hierarchy, while those at the top spoke RP, which showed no trace of regionalisms.

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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.