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Initial articles listed by language

Those languages encountered at least once in music cataloging at Yale:
English, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian,
Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Swedish, Welsh

For a complete list of initial articles,
see Initial Definite and Indefinite Articles from LC's Network Development and MARC Standards Office.
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Words in dark red may have other uses, such the cardinal numeral one or a demonstrative pronoun, in that language.


English
a; an; d'; de; the; ye
Catalan
el; els; en; l'; la; les; un; una
Danish
de; den; det; en; et; het
Dutch
de; een; eene; het; 'n; 't
French
l'; la; le; les; un; une
German
das; dem; den; der; des; die; ein; eine; einem; einen; einer; eines; 's
Hungarian
a; az*; egy
*Note: "az az" means "that" and "ez az" means "this" in Hungarian
Italian
gl'; gli; i; il; l'; la; le; lo; un; un'; una; uno
Norwegian
de; dei; den; det; e; ei; ein; eit; en; et
Portuguese
a; as; o; os; um; uma
Romanian
a; al; o; un; unei; unui
Spanish
el; la; las; lo; los; un; una
Swedish
de; den; det; en; ett
Welsh
y; yr
   


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