Name & Place –
Contributions to Toponymic Literature and Research

Hrsg.: Peter Jordan, Paul Woodman

ISSN 2191-9178 | 8 lieferbare Titel | 8 eBooks

  Tagungsband: The Classification of Exonyms

The Classification of Exonyms

Proceedings of the 21st UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Riga [Rīga], 24–26 September 2018

Band 8, Hamburg 2019, ISBN 978-3-339-11122-7 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-11123-4 (eBook)

Exonyms involve the adaptation of geographical names from a donor language into a receiver language, and they reflect the fascinating movement and interaction of peoples around the [...]


  Tagungsband: A Survey of Exonym Use

A Survey of Exonym Use

Proceedings of the 19th UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Prague [Praha], 6-8 April 2017

Band 7, Hamburg 2018, ISBN 978-3-8300-9997-0 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-09997-6 (eBook)

The Working Group (WG) on Exonyms of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names was established in 2002. The papers in this volume of Name & Place, marking the 19 th [...]


  Tagungsband: Criteria for the Use of Exonyms

Criteria for the Use of Exonyms

Proceedings of the 17th UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Zagreb, 14–16 May 2015

- in englischer Sprache -

Band 6, Hamburg 2016, ISBN 978-3-8300-8946-9 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-08946-5 (eBook)

Authors and editors of maps, atlases and all kinds of text publications, including articles in newspapers, as well as journalists of the electronic media, frequently face the problem of [...]


  Tagungsband: PlaceName Changes

Place-Name Changes

Proceedings of the Symposion in Rome, 17–18 November 2014

– in englischer Sprache –

Band 5, Hamburg 2016, ISBN 978-3-8300-8423-5 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-08423-1 (eBook)

Languages are promoted by political powers and are dependent on them. In a historical dimension languages come and go depending on political support. Place names as elements of language [...]


  Tagungsband: Confirmation of the Definitions

Confirmation of the Definitions

Proceedings of the 16th UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Hermagor, 5–7 June 2014

– in englischer Sprache –

Band 4, Hamburg 2015, ISBN 978-3-8300-8422-8 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-08422-4 (eBook)

The term exonym was first used by the British toponymist Marcel AUROUSSEAU (1957) and – interestingly enough – the term endonym was coined only later (1975), by the [...]


  Tagungsband: The Quest for Definitions

The Quest for Definitions

Proceedings of the 14th UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Corfu, 23–25 May 2013

– in englischer Sprache –

Band 3, Hamburg 2014, ISBN 978-3-8300-7747-3 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-07747-9 (eBook)

Why is it that the topic of exonyms, and more precisely the endonym / exonym divide, attracts so much interest and is so much disputed? It is perhaps because this divide arises when a [...]


  Tagungsband: Toponyms in Cartography

Toponyms in Cartography

Proceedings of the Toponymic Sessions at the 25th International Cartographic Conference, Paris, 3–8 July 2011

– in englischer Sprache –

Band 2, Hamburg 2013, ISBN 978-3-8300-6700-9 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-06700-5 (eBook)

The ICA 25th International Cartographic Conference in Paris in July 2011 is special from a toponymical point of view because it marks the first meeting of the joint ICA-IGU Commission [...]


  Tagungsband: Trends in Exonym Use

Trends in Exonym Use

Proceedings of the 10th UNGEGN Working Group on Exonyms Meeting, Tainach, 28-30 April 2010

- in englischer Sprache -

Band 1, Hamburg 2011, ISBN 978-3-8300-5656-0 (Print), ISBN 978-3-339-05656-6 (eBook)

Exonyme im Sinne von geographischen Namen für Objekte außerhalb des eigenen Sprachgebiets zählen neben Namen in mehrsprachigen Gebieten zu den strittigsten Themen in der Toponymie. Sie werden [...]


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