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Vornamen-Sprechstunde auf Zoom

Vornamen-Sprechstunde auf Zoom | Name News | Scoop.it
Nach den tollen Gesprächen neulich in der Clubhouse-App veranstalte ich eine weitere Vornamen-Sprechstunde und lade euch in meinen Meeting-Raum auf ... WeiterlesenVornamen-Sprechstunde auf Zoom
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Call for Papers: CSSN 54: Canadian Society for the Study of Names , Ontario, Canada, May 30-31 2020

Call for Papers: CSSN 54: Canadian Society for the Study of Names , Ontario, Canada, May 30-31 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
The Canadian Society for the Study of Names (CSSN) / Société canadienne d'onomastique (SCO) will hold their annual meeting as part of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Canada,
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Preliminary Schedule for the 2020 ANS Conference in New Orleans, LA

Preliminary Schedule for the 2020 ANS Conference in New Orleans, LA | Name News | Scoop.it
The American Name Society is excited to share the preliminary 2020 Conference Schedule for the upcoming annual conference in New Orleans, LA, from January 2-6th, 2019.

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Looks like fun!

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Registration opens for the 2020 ANS Conference, New Orleans, LA, January 2-5, 2020

Registration opens for the 2020 ANS Conference, New Orleans, LA, January 2-5, 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
Registration is now open for the 2020 ANS Conference in New Orleans, LA. The ANS conference will take place in conjunction with the Linguistic Society of American (LSA) Conference from January 2-5, 2020.

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27th Congress of Onomastic Sciences, 23-28 August 2020 (Krakow, Poland)

27th Congress of Onomastic Sciences, 23-28 August 2020 (Krakow, Poland) | Name News | Scoop.it
The Congress will be held in Kraków (Poland) from August 23 to August 28, 2020.
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Registration opens for the 2019 ANS Conference, New York City, NY, January 3-6, 2019

Registration opens for the 2019 ANS Conference, New York City, NY, January 3-6, 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Registration is now open for the 2019 ANS Conference in New York City, NY. The ANS conference will take place in conjunction with the Linguistics Society of American (LSA) Conference from January 3-6, 2019.

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Voulez-vous appeler vos enfants Anakin, Golgoth, Arya ou G'Trok ? - 18/03/2018

Voulez-vous appeler vos enfants Anakin, Golgoth, Arya ou G'Trok ? - 18/03/2018 | Name News | Scoop.it
Frédéric Brunet est tombé dans la marmite à gros pixels quand il était petit. Ce Toulousain, qui a collaboré comme journaliste à de nombreux périodiques dont «la Dépêche du Midi», ex-rédacteur en chef du magazine Joystick, vit aujourd’hu
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An interview with an author who has just written a French baby name book for geeks: Guide intergalactique des prénoms Geek.

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Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) Twenty-Sixth Spring Conference 2017, Oxfordshire, England, March 24-27 2017 | American Name Society

Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) Twenty-Sixth Spring Conference 2017, Oxfordshire, England, March 24-27 2017 | American Name Society | Name News | Scoop.it

From the 24 to the 27th of March 2017, the Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) will be holding its Spring Conference in Oxfordshire, England. The programme will include several scientific presentations on toponyms in and around Oxfordshire. 

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Not really relevant; I'm just posting this because I flipping love Oxfordshire. And the last wedding I went to, the reception was at this hotel, and it's all very nice.

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Preliminary Schedule for the ANS Conference in Austin, TX

Preliminary Schedule for the ANS Conference in Austin, TX | Name News | Scoop.it
The American Name Society is excited to share the 2017 Conference Schedule for the upcoming annual conference in Austin, TX, from January 5-8, 2017.

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Some familiar and distinguished names here, and really interesting-looking topics.

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The DMNES goes (went) to Luxembourg!

The DMNES goes (went) to Luxembourg! | Name News | Scoop.it
Yesterday our editor-in-chief gave a talk in the Digital History and Hermeneutics colloquium series hosted by the Center for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg. There, to a diverse audience of digital historians, digital humanities, computer scientists, onomasts, argumentation theorists, and more, she gave a talk on "Digital Humanities, Medieval History, and…
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Translating the Untranslatable: Proper Names in the Septuagint and in Jerome's Vulgate

Translating the Untranslatable: Proper Names in the Septuagint and in Jerome's Vulgate | Name News | Scoop.it
The lecture "Translating the Untranslatable: Proper Names in the Septuagint and in Jerome's Vulgate" may be attended at Washington University in St. Louis (Missouri) on February 18, 202
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The 21st Finnish Conference of Onomastics, October 31 – November 1, 2019, Helsinki

The 21st Finnish Conference of Onomastics, October 31 – November 1, 2019, Helsinki | Name News | Scoop.it
Finnish Conference of Onomastics is an annual scientific event, where scholarly studies about proper names in Finland and its vicinity are presented. The conferences have been arranged since 1998. Next conference will be from October 31st to November 1st 2019 in the University of Helsinki. The program will be released here.

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The Onomastic Summer School was held in Finland

The Onomastic Summer School was held in Finland | Name News | Scoop.it
The International Council of Onomastic Sciences (ICOS) organized its first Summer School in Helsinki, Finland from 26 to 30 August 2019. The idea of an ICOS Summer School was to bring together young onomastic researchers from all over the world, to help them network and expand their onomastic knowledge.

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Fifth International Conference on Onomastics Name and Naming (ICONN), Baia Mare, Romania, September 3-5, 2019

Fifth International Conference on Onomastics Name and Naming (ICONN), Baia Mare, Romania, September 3-5, 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Announcing the Fifth International Conference on Onomastics Name and Naming: The event will be held September 3-5, 2019, in Baia Mare, Romania. It will focus on “Multiculturalism in Onomastics”.
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Registration opens for the 2019 ANS Conference, New York City, NY, January 3-6, 2019

Registration opens for the 2019 ANS Conference, New York City, NY, January 3-6, 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Registration is now open for the 2019 ANS Conference in New York City, NY.
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The DMNES at ICOS 2017

We've been having a wonderful week here in Debrecen so far for the International Congress on Onomastic Sciences. On Monday editorial assistant Dr. Mariann Slíz presented on the translation of personal names in Latin, German, and Czech charters in medieval Hungary, and on Tuesday our editor, Dr. Sara L. Uckelman, presented the Dictionary in a…
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Final Schedule for the ANS Conference in Austin, TX

Final Schedule for the ANS Conference in Austin, TX | Name News | Scoop.it
The final schedule of presentations is now available for the upcoming annual conference in Austin, TX, from January 5-8, 2017. The schedule is included in the ANS 2017 Conference Handbook.

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The Guild of One-Name Studies commemorates World War I

The Guild of One-Name Studies commemorates World War I | Name News | Scoop.it
To commemorate WWI, the Guild of One-Name Studies, in cooperation with the Imperial War Museum, will be holding a series of digital events designed to document the lives of the millions of soldiers and civilians who lost their lives.
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