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Oicónimo (nombre de granja)


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08:23 Jun 5, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Oicónimo (nombre de granja)
Tittle of a paper:
Names of farms in Basque last names??
Oiconimos (names of farms) in Basque last names
Oiconimos (farm names) in Basque last names

Summary of answers provided
naname of settlementsmjnmc



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name of settlements

or home names or the very technical oikonym.
This is what I found:
Dunja Brozovic-Roncevic - home page

DUNJA BROZOVIC-RONCEVIC ADDRESS: Linguistic Research Institute Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts Ante Kovacica 5, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia Phone: (385) 1-48 18 280; (385) 1-48 56 212 Fax: (385) 1-48 56 211 e-mail: EDUCATION... On...

It will include a complete oikonymy (names of settlements), all important hydronyms (names of waters), oronyms (names of mountains and elevations), as well as important mycrotoponymy

The building block of Greek society, the family unit, was known as the oikos. Oikos could also refer to the home.

Another indicator of the affrication k>tš in front of front vowels in the Chudian language of eastern Latvia is the name of the Ièa river in Latgale, a name which has roots in the Baltic Finnish languages (< XItšä < XIkä, compare these to the oikonym Itšä-päivä in the land of the Vots and Ikä-päivä in Finland) (Breidaks 1973: 98; 1981: 90; 1989: 14).

There is no direct proof that in the Votic dialects, as in the eastern Latvian Chudian language, the revoicing of k>tš and g>dž before front vowels occurred by the 13th century. In fact, the oikonym ??????? = Itšäpäivä was first mentioned in a written source only in the year 1500. Nevertheless, it is not impossible that in the Votic dialects,

... estado mexicano de Querétaro el pueblo denominado Vizarrón. Como puede verse,
el oicónimo y apellido Bizarron de Ituren ha dado origen tanto al vocablo de ... - 13k - En caché - Páginas similares

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