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Kollmann, Cristian / Gilles, Peter / Muller, Claire

Luxemburger Familiennamenbuch

[Dictionary of Luxembourgish Family Names]

DE GRUYTER MOUTON

    59,95 € / $84.00 / £54.99*

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    Publication Date:
    January 2016
    ISBN
    978-3-11-041085-3
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    Overview

    • Reference work on 2500 family names in today’s Luxembourg
    • Also describes the geographic spread into border regions of Germany, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands

    Aims and Scope

    For the first time, this dictionary of names brings together Luxembourgish family names with extensive descriptions of all 2,500 names in relation to the type of name, etymology, linguistic history, and geographical scope. It includes Luxembourg’s border regions with Germany, France, Belgium, and the Netherlands.

    Details

    xi, 407 pages
    DE GRUYTER MOUTON
    Language:
    German
    Type of Publication:
    Reference Work
    Keyword(s):
    Luxembourg; Onomastics; Language History
    Readership:
    Linguists, onomasticians/etymologists, genealogists, the interested public, academic institutions, libraries

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    Reviews

    "Es ist den Autoren gelungen, nicht nur eine gründliche Darstellung der Luxemburger Familiennamen, sondern auch einen interessanten Beitrag zur romanisch-germanischen Interferenzonomastik vorzulegen."
    Dr. Rosa Kohlheim in: Muttersprache 1–2/2017: 144-145

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