Languages are constantly evolving. Though purists may shudder at what they see as the degradation of ‘correct’ language use, innovative and new ways of using grammar, syntax and vocabulary show a bill of good health for a language.
At the vocabulary level, we find neologisms. A
neologism is a new word or expression: a newly coined term. New terms appear in order to put a name to a new reality; this is why they are often linked to a specific period, event or person.
At TermCoord we are also on the look-out for new words that may be of importance to translators and make the object of new entries in IATE. Here we present a glossary of neologisms. This complete neologism database will help you to learn the origin, terminology and to get familiar with these new terms. You can also visit our section on useful links dealing with a variety of neologisms.
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ANY DOMAIN 04-POLITICS 0406-Political framework 0411-Political Parties 0416-Electoral procedure and voting 0421-Parliament 0426-Parliamentary proceedings 0431-Politics and public safety 0436-Executive power and public service 08-INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 0806-International affairs 0811-Cooperation policy 0816-International balance 0821-Defence 10-EUROPEAN UNION 1006-EU institutions and European civil service 1011-European Union law 1016-European construction 1021-EU finance 12-LAW 1206-Sources and branches of the law 1211-Civil law 1216-Criminal law 1221-Justice 1226-Organisation of the legal system 1231-International law 1236-Rights and freedoms 16-ECONOMICS 1606-Economic policy 1611-Economic growth 1616-Regions and regional policy 1621-Economic structure 1626-National accounts 1631-Economic analysis 20-TRADE 2006-Trade policy 2011-Tariff policy 2016-Trade 2021-International trade 2026-Consumption 2031-Marketing 2036-Distributive trades 24-FINANCE 2406-Monetary relations 2411-Monetary economics 2416-Financial institutions and credit 2421-Free movement of capital 2426-Financing and investment 2431-Insurance 2436-Public finance and budget policy 2441-Budget 2446-Taxation 2451-Prices 28-SOCIAL QUESTIONS 2806-Family 2811-Migration 2816-Demography and population 2821-Social framework 2826-Social affairs 2831-Culture and religion 2836-Social protection 2841-Health 2846-Construction and town planning 32-EDUCATION AND COMMUNICATIONS 3206-Education 3211-Teaching 3216-Organisation of teaching 3221-Documentation 3226-Communications 3231-Information and information processing 3236-Information technology and data processing 36-SCIENCE 3606-Natural and applied sciences 3611-Humanities 40-BUSINESS AND COMPETITION 4006-Business organisation 4011-Business classification 4016-Legal form of organisations 4021-Management 4026-Accounting 4031-Competition 44-EMPLOYMENT AND WORKING CONDITIONS 4406-Employment 4411-Labour market 4416-Organisation of work and working conditions 4421-Personnel management and staff remuneration 4426-Labour law and labour relations 48-TRANSPORT 4806-Transport policy 4811-Organisation of transport 4816-Land transport 4821-Maritime and inland waterway transport 4826-Air and space transport 52-ENVIRONMENT 5206-Environmental policy 5211-Natural environment 5216-Deterioration of the environment 56-AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHERIES 5606-Agricultural policy 5611-Agricultural structures and production 5616-Farming systems 5621-Cultivation of agricultural land 5626-Means of agricultural production 5631-Agricultural activity 5636-Forestry 5641-Fisheries 60-AGRI-FOODSTUFFS 6006-Plant product 6011-Animal product 6016-Processed agricultural produce 6021-Beverages and sugar 6026-Foodstuff 6031-Agri-foodstuffs 6036-Food technology 64-PRODUCTION, TECHNOLOGY AND RESEARCH 6406-Production 6411-Technology and technical regulations 6416-Research and intellectual property 66-ENERGY 6606-Energy policy 6611-Coal and mining industries 6616-Oil industry 6621-Electrical and nuclear industries 6626-Soft energy 68-INDUSTRY 6806-Industrial structures and policy 6811-Chemistry 6816-Iron, steel and other metal industries 6821-Mechanical engineering 6826-Electronics and electrical engineering 6831-Building and public works 6836-Wood industry 6841-Leather and textile industries 6846-Miscellaneous industries 72-GEOGRAPHY 7206-Europe 7211-Regions of EU Member States 7216-America 7221-Africa 7226-Asia and Oceania 7231-Economic geography 7236-Political geography 7241-Overseas countries and territories 76-INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS 7606-United Nations 7611-European organisations 7616-Extra-European organisations 7621-World organisations 7626-Non-governmental organisations Search
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