Saturday, November 24, 2012

www.onomastika.ru

Today I introduce for the fisrt time an onomastic Russian website.

One of the best is www.onomastika.ru.


"Onomastics of Russia / Proper names in our life"

Its author is Sergey Popov (1973) , Phd  (1998), Voronezh.


(photo from here:http://www.onoma.newmail.ru/popov.htm)
He's also an adviser of the Voronezh Region Duma Committee on Education and Youth Policy (cool!!!). Sergey defended his PhD on the linguistic analysis of toponyms in Voronezh Region under the supervision of Prof. Gennady Kovalev, a well-known specialist of Slavonic Ethnonymy.

The website contains the following tabs:

Home,
What's ONOMASTICS,
News,
Conferences,
Litearture,
Onomasticians,
Articles,
Links,
Guestbook,
Author,
Contact.

If you read Russian, you are welcome!