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Goggolori

„Goggolori“ is a supplement to the Bayerisches Wörterbuch. Here the editors comment in an entertaining and easily comprehensible fashion on topics of Bairisch-Bavarian dialect research and report about activities in the field of dialect conservation and dialect research in Bavaria. As from 2018, Goggolori will only be published electronically.

The journal is illustrated by informative drawings by our informants.

To date, 19 issues of the „Goggolori“ have been published. In the future the publication will be available online only.

Goggolori 20 (2017)
Goggolori 19
(2016)
Goggolori 18
(2016)
Goggolori 17
(2015)
Goggolori 16 (2014)
Goggolori 15
(2013)
Goggolori 14
(2012)
Goggolori 13
(2011)
Goggolori 12
(2009)
Goggolori 11
(2008)
Goggolori 10
(2007)
Goggolori 09
(2006)
Goggolori 08
(2005)
Goggolori 07 (2004)
Goggolori 06 (2003)
Goggolori 05
(2002)
Goggolori 04
(2000/2001)
Goggolori 03
(1999/2000)
Goggolori 02
(1998/1999)
Goggolori 01 (1997/1998)

 

 

In one regular feature of the eight-page brochure, questions to the editors about the origin, occurrence and meaning of words are answered, for example: „was ist ein Baamhackl?“, „Können Sie uns erklären, warum die Tannenzapfen bei uns Butzküh heißen?“ or „Woher kommt die Bezeichnung Achatznkousal für den Marienkäfer?“. Other popular subjects include vernacular expressions pertaining to food and drink, country lore, riddles and proverbs from the Bayerisches Wörterbuch collection. Many queries also deal with the subject of dialect in education and social life, with ethnographic aspects of the vocabulary, with semantic areas and word families.