Anthroponyms
A personal name (often called full name) typically comprises an individual's given name (bestowed at birth or at a young age) plus their family name (surname). It is also usually the name which identifies the person for legal, administrative and other purposes, and may not be the name by which the person is commonly known. It is nearly universal for a human to have a name, the Convention on the Rights of the Child has even declared that a child has the right from birth to a name.
Certain isolated tribes, such as the Machiguenga of the Amazon, lack personal names.
Naming conventions are strongly influenced by culture, with some cultures being more flexible on naming than others. However, for all cultures where historical records are available, the naming rules are known to change over time. The academic study of personal names is anthroponymy.

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Definition: A personal name. The study of personal names is called anthroponymy or anthroponomastics. Subtypes of Anthroponyms include forename (a ...
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Anthroponomastics (or anthroponymy), a branch of onomastics, is the study of Anthroponyms the names of human beings. The subdivisions of anthroponymy ...
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Anthroponyms. Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Jump to: navigation , search. English[edit]. Noun[edit]. Anthroponyms. plural form of anthroponym.
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Anthroponyms definition, a personal name. See more.
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99. NAWA Journal of Language and Communications, December 2007. Death- related Shona Anthroponyms. Livingstone Makondo. Midlands State University.
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Renata Vieira, 2006
(or surnames, or family names) are more often ambiguous with words of the common lexicon. Several kinds of proper names can be considered: Anthroponyms (names of persons) and institutions' names [8]; toponyms (names of locations), ...
Discourse and Discrimination: Rhetorics of Racism and ...
Discourse and Discrimination: Rhetorics of Racism and ...
Martin Reisigl, Ruth Wodak, 2000
party political alignment • rough political alignment (polarisation) • party names [ often metaphors and synecdoches] • Anthroponyms referring to persons in terms of rough political orientation [often orientational metaphors] • names of political ...
Explorations in Judeo-Slavic Linguistics
Explorations in Judeo-Slavic Linguistics
Paul Wexler, 1987
Judeo-Greek Anthroponyms are found in all Jewish languages spoken in the areas in which Judeo-Greek was formerly spoken. The same two chronological strata for Judeo-Greek loans apply also to Judeo-Greek Anthroponyms. There are  ...
Discourse and Discrimination: Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism
Discourse and Discrimination: Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism
Martin Reisigl and Ruth Wodak, 2000
Discourse and Discrimination is a study of how racism, antisemitism and ethnicism are reflected in discourse. The authors first survey five established discourse analysis approaches before providing their own model and three case-studies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, they question why racism and anti-Semitism are still virulent worldwide.
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Vasco-Caucasian: Iberian anthroponyms
Even before complete decipherment of the Iberian scripts was achieved by Gómez Moreno in 1922, the structure of the Iberian Anthroponyms had been known since the finding of the Ascoli's Bronze Plate near Rome in 1908. This is a list of Iberian soldiers which formed the Turma Salluitana (an auxiliary horse troop which fought to the side of Pompeius Strabo in the Allies' War) and to whom Roman citizenship was granted.
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Jack and John, anthroponyms rooted in history | willcoedotcom
What's peculiar about Jack and John? A couple of things. Firstly, they're Anthroponyms as well as popular first names. They're also perfect examples of how England and the US are divided by a common language. Anthroponomy In what way are they Anthroponyms? They are anthropomorphised synonyms for a particular room in an English speaking household.…
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Fun with Anthroponyms - Duly Noted
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Language Continuity: Toponymy and historical linguistics
This weekend I attended a conference on onomastics, i. e.
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The Most Unexploited Tool in Personal Branding: Your Name | Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career
The largest words on any resume should be your name. As the text that will be seen and repeated the most throughout life, what can you do to make your name leave a positive impression?
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Discover Vasconia!: Huos (Comminges)
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Osumaka Likaka: Naming Colonialism. History and Collective Memory in the Congo, 1870-1960. Madison 2009. - H-Soz-u-Kult / Rezensionen / Bücher
Karen Bouwer über: Likaka, Osumaka: Naming Colonialism. History and Collective Memory in the Congo, 1870-1960. Madison 2009.
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