Toponyms as a convolutional cultural linguistic code
This article considers the coding of linguistic and extralinguistic infor-mation contained in a special class of proper names, namely, toponyms. The article presents new data on the development of the “Toponymy of Russia” information system. Based on the entries relating to Smolensk geographical place names, the author demonstrates the abilities of the electronic resource. The article ...
German place names in the Kaliningrad region: the commemorative aspect
... settlements in the Kaliningrad region. The place names often reflect highly important historical events or are the names of outstanding people. Old German place names were changed in the 1940s of the 20th century. The author highlights the semantics of the toponymic units and the ways of their correlation.
1. Басик С. Н. Общая топонимика. Минск, 2006.
2. Иванова И. Г., Загайнова Е. И. Национально-культурные особенности мемориальных ...
Field Arrangement of Toponymic Lexemes in Regional Language
The article considers the development of regional toponymic lexicon on the basis of the Volgograd region geographical names. The author offers the field approach to characterising functional and semantic unity of linguistic units on various synchronic snapshots of the end of the 20th — beginning of ...
Spatiotemporal features of the regional nature management basing upon toponymic data
The article explores the application of toponymic data for the investigation of spatiotemporal features of regional nature management
The article provides some results obtained through the formant method (on the example of Altai).
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On the toponymic purism in North-East Prussia in the first half of the 20th century
... http://ostpreussen.kulomzin.ru (дата обращения: 16.07.2013).
6. Карты Пруссии после переименования 1938 года. URL: http://www.posselt-landkarten.de (дата обращения: 16.07.2013).
renaming, toponym, purism, Germanisation, East Prussia, National socialism.
Workers’ settlements in the Kaliningrad region and their subsequent renaming in 1946—1947
... toponymy changed completely. The author analyses the documents from the State Archive of the Russian Federation, the Russian State Archives of Socio- Political History, and the State Archive of the Kaliningrad Region to trace the Russianisation of German toponyms. The decision to establish workers’ settlements in the Kaliningrad region was discussed in September 1946 — July 1947. Local authorities sought to create more settlements of the kind. However, the RSFSR leadership insisted on the establishment ...
Cultural codes in the toponymy of the Roslaval district of the Smolensk region
In the framework of cultural linguistics, this article explores the informational field of proper names, specifically, toponyms. The study focuses on oeconyms, in particular, the official names of villages in one of the Smolensk region’s most important districts – Roslavl. A total of 314 names were analysed to describe relevant cultural codes, which are based on ...
The renaming campaign in Warmia and Masuria after World War II
Using documents, the press, and studies of Polish scholars, this article analyses the problem of changing German toponyms during the remaining campaign in Warmia and Masuria in the early postwar years. The historical background, conditions, and principles of renaming settlements, natural objects, streets, and squares are identified and the practical problems of ...
Historical and linguistic analysis of the Kaliningrad regional oronimics
... Вестник гуманитарного научного образования. 2012. № 6. С. 23—25.
2. Решение Облисполкома № 560 от 31.12.1947 г. // ГАКО. Ф. Р-297. Оп. 1. Д. 23.
Peteshova O. V.
renaiming, toponym, oronym, East Prussia, coordination of topo¬nyms
The image of river in A. Ivanov’s novel The gold of revolt: the linguistic aspect
. Геопоэтика Алексея Иванова в контексте прозы об Урале: дис. …канд. филол. наук. Пермь, 2008.
lingvostylistics, river, toponym, nomination, space, archetype
The pragmatic functions of culture-specific words in a retrospective discourse
... retrospective discourse which is structured by various means including culture-specific words. The author offers a systematized classification of these words depending on the effect these words produce on the reader. Special attention is paid to anthroponyms, toponyms, and temporal markers accumulating information which is important to the reader.
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Small business developing the regional Identity: a case study in the Baltic Sea Region
This article compares the frequency of the use of the toponym 'Baltic' in the names of small enterprises in Baltic cities. The author draws conclusions on the role of small business in the development of regional identity in the Baltic Sea region and assesses the prospects for the formation of a regional ...
Character’s existence in the Königsberg/Kaliningrad toposphere: Yu.N Ivanov’s Dances in the Crematorium and Michael Wieck’s The Decline of Königsberg
... existence of the main characters in Yuri Ivanov’s Dances in the Crematorium and Michael Wieck’s The Decline of Königsberg demonstrates clear typological convergences. The common toposphere is Königsberg/Kaliningrad, which incorporates a wide range of toponym types and subtypes — the district of Amalienau, Hufen- Allee, Alte Pillauer Landstraße, Paradeplatz, Nordbahnhof, Tiergarten, Luisenwahl, Kneiphof, Pregel, Schlossteich to name just a few. The urbanonyms denoting the main characters’ places ...
Between mysticism and technique: anagram the European Baroque culture
... de l’équivoque: les manuscrits à devise anagrammatique à la fin du Moyen Âge // Lecture, représentation et citation. L’image comme texte et l’image comme signe (XIe-XVIIe siècle). Lille, 2007. P. 117—128.
8. Dictionnaire analytique des toponymes imaginaires dans la littérature narrative de langue française (1605—1711) / sous la dir. M.-Ch. Pioffet. P., 2013.
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