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Title: Familiennamengeographie [Geography of Family Names]
Subtitle: Ergebnisse und Perspektiven europäischer Forschung
Written By: Mirjam Schmuck
Edited By: Rita Heuser
Damaris Nübling

This volume contains 27 current research articles related to the geography of
family names in Europe, providing for the first time an overview of international
research in this field. The spectrum includes studies (Scandinavia), studies of
specific countries (e.g. Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, England, Poland,
Spain, Portugal), and phenomena in small geographic areas (e.g. Alemannic,
West Central German). Numerous distribution maps document the areal

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9783110223835
Pages: 389
Prices: Europe EURO 119.95
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9783110223828
Pages: 389
Prices: Europe EURO 119.95