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Self-reference (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Hyphenation:
Self | re | fe | renz, Plural: Self | re | fe | ren | zen
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈZɛlpstʀefeˌʀɛnʦ]
Word meaning / definition:
1) referring to yourself
Origin of the term:
Determinative compound from the pronoun self and the noun reference
Synonyms:
1) Self-reference
General terms:
1) reference
Application examples:
1) “An important part of such childish expressions are also Self references (e.g. ›I did it well!‹). "
Word formations:
1) Self-referentiality, self-referential / self-referential
Cases:
Nominative: singular Self reference; Plural Self-references
Genitive: singular Self reference; Plural Self references
Dative: singular Self reference; Plural Self references
Accusative: singular Self reference; Plural Self references

Translations

  • English: 1) self-reference
  • French: 1) autoréférence (Female)
  • Italian: 1) autoreferenza (Female)
  • Spanish: 1) autorreferencia (Female)

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Attentive film fans now sift through works meticulously to find cross-references to other films or Self references to find, but some insider gags only become known to the general public after a long time.
Kino.de, June 27, 2019

Attentive film fans now sift through works meticulously to find cross-references to other films or Self references to find, but some insider gags only become known to the general public after a long time.
Kino.de, January 07, 2020

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Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • Autoreference
  • Self-reference: Relation to yourself

Another word (synonym) for self-reference - Source: OpenThesaurus


Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "self-reference":

Autopoiesis:… [Aʊ̯toˈpɔɪ̯ezɪs] Word meaning / definition: 1) Sociology, biology: self-reproduction, self-reference, the ability of a system to maintain itself, change and renew ...

Self references:… IPA: [ˈzɛlpstʀefeˌʀɛnʦn̩] Grammatical features: nominative plural of the noun self-reference genitive plural of the noun self-reference dative plural of ...

Self-reference: Reference to oneself Origin of the term: determinative compound from the pronoun itself and the noun reference Synonyms: 1) self-reference Superordinate terms: 1) reference


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