Definition of ethnolinguistics in English:

ethnolinguistics

plural noun

  • treated as singular The branch of linguistics concerned with the relations between linguistic and cultural behavior.

    • ‘His interests include ethnolinguistics and language acquisition in bilingual children.’
    • ‘The results of this project will contribute essentially to the study of ethnolinguistics and to the description of some endangered languages and dialects.’

Pronunciation

ethnolinguistics

/ˌeTHnōliNGˈɡwistiks//ˌɛθnoʊlɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks/