2009 №7

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Irina A. Letova
Ural State University
Ekaterinburg, Russia

Review of the book: Gorpinich, V. A. (2006). Antroponymy of ancient Greek language. Dnepropetrovsk: DPU.

Citation information: Voprosy onomastiki (Problems of Onomastics), 2009, Issue 7, pp. 117–122 (in Russian)

Abstract: The publication gives a critical review of V. A. Gorpinich's book on ancient Greek anthroponymy. The author points out the lack of compositional integrity, the mismatch of the titles and the content of some chapters, the methodological inconsistency, terminological and theoretical inaccuracies and factual errors which make the book unfit for use.

Key words: Ancient Greek language, Ukrainian language, anthroponymy, etymology, contrastive linguistics


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