Onomastic works of professor Krystyna Kowalik and their interpretational-documentation aspect Cover Image

Onomastyczne prace Profesor Krystyny Kowalik i ich wymiar interpretacyjno-dokumentacyjny
Onomastic works of professor Krystyna Kowalik and their interpretational-documentation aspect

Author(s): Halszka Górny
Subject(s): Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics
Published by: Wydawnictwo Naukowe Uniwersytetu Pedagogicznego w Krakowie
Keywords: onomastics; onymy as a research subject; linguist nononomastician

Summary/Abstract: The article describes the works of professor Krystyna Kowalik within the scope ofonomastics, which are only a part of the linguist’s extensive scientific output. The researcherfocuses mainly on the grammatical aspects of the modern Polish language, lexicography, andterminology, however she has also written more than a dozen texts about proper names,mainly chrematonyms (institutionyms and ideonyms). There she points out, among others,the formal structure of multi-compound names, the relations between their compounds, theirnumber, grammatical functions, and the influence of external factors on the name form. Shealso discusses subjects on the border of the appellative and proprial spheres of language,taking into account the text usage of onym derivatives.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 12
  • Page Range: 86-94
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Polish