Sunday, September 8, 2013

Names in Old Bavaria

http://www.onomastikblog.de/neuerscheinungen/namen_in_altbayern/

http://www.mittelbayerische.de/nachrichten/oberpfalz-bayern/artikel/forscher-entschluesseln-namen-aus-altbayern/950051/forscher-entschluesseln-namen-aus-altbayern.html




Regensburg Studies in Onomastics Nr. 8

published by Katrin Simbeck, Wolfgang Janka with the co-operation with Martina Kürzinger



This volume includes various contributions of the Research Group "Namen" at the University of Regensburg.



They deal with origin, meaning and development of local-, water-, landscape- and product-names of Old Bavaria (administrative districts are Lower Bavaria, Upper Bavaria and Upper Palatinate).



Enjoy it!!!