Philology, pedagogy, and psychology

2016 Issue №3

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Historical and linguistic analysis of the Kaliningrad regional oronimics



The article distinguishes the specificity of the renaming of different land forms. The renaming was carried out after the former East Prussia had become part of the Soviet Union. The article has a special focus on describing minor errors, comparison of the original oronyms with the new ones, and eliciting the ways of coordination between them.


1. Петешова О. В. Способы согласования топонимов при переименовании (на материале топонимической системы Калининградской области) // 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.