Minor Placenames Workshop 2018

'Aithním an chré agus an chloch...'

Convegno di Studi "Lingua e Toponomastica"

La Società Filologica Friulana, che collabora all'iniziativa, ha il piacere di invitare la S.V. al convegno di studio su

Percorsi di toponomastica nell'arco alpino
con piccola mostra su donne e montagna, portatrici e alpiniste

Martedì 6 marzo 2018, dalle 15.00 alle 18.00
Università di Padova, Palazzo del Bo, Sala Nievo


Saluti e introduzione
Annalisa Oboe, Università di Padova
Cecilia Poletto, Università di Padova

Birthday Greetings for Prof. Willy Van Langendonck


Prominent linguist Willy Van Langendonck has just turned 80.

The ICOS board would like to express best wishes for an extraordinary onomastician. Happy birthday! We celebrate your gentle, strong, ever-enthusiastic, generous and practical-minded presence at each ICOS Congress among us, ever-so-long as we have this gift. Sincerely hope you have a nice birthday, and stay healthy, warm, and peaceful in this winter! Very best wishes for your happiness and wonderful achievements as ever.

Nom d’un parti ! Pour une onomastique partisane


pour le No 120 (MOTS Les langages du politique), juillet 2019 — Nom d’un parti ! Pour une onomastique partisane

Date limite de réception des avant-projets : 1er mars 2018

Nom d’un parti ! Pour une onomastique partisane
Coordonné par Paul Bacot et Michelle Lecolle

NORNA: 48th symposium in Gothenburg "Names in Writing" (Nov. 2018)

Call for papers

29–30 November 2018, University of Gothenburg and Institute for Language and Folklore, Gothenburg

Colloque de la Société française d'onomastique en 2018

La Société Française d'Onomastique
Le laboratoire CLLE-ERSS UMR 5263 / Lo laboratòri CLLE-ERSS UMR 5263
CNRS-Université Jean-Jaurès de Toulouse / CNRS-Universitat Joan-Jaurés de Tolosa
et / e
Lo Congrès permanent de la lenga occitana
avec le soutien de la DGLFLF et de l’OPLO / dambe lo sosteng de la DGLFLF e de l’OPLO
ainsi que du département Lettres modernes, cinéma et occitan / tanplan coma deu departament Letras modèrnas, cinèma e occitan
organisent le / organizan lo
XViiie Colloque d'Onomastique / XViiien Collòqui d'Onomastica

20th NSSA International Congress

20th NSSA International Congress
"Onomastics versus traditions of analytic philosophy and logic"

First call for papers

The Names Society of Southern Africa (NSSA), in collaboration with MER Mathivha Centre of African Languages, Arts and Culture at the University of Venda in Thohoyandou, invites onomasticians all over the world to submit abstracts for the 2018 bi-annual international congress.

Date: 18-20 September 2018

Venue: Bolivia Lodge, Polokwane, South Africa

Theme: Onomastics versus traditions of analytic philosophy and logic


Happy New Year!

Dear friends, colleagues, members and name researchers, ICOS wishes you a fruitful and promising 2018!

Let the New Year bring health, peace and love, and let fulfill our desires and research objectives.

Warmest thoughts and Best Wishes for a wonderful holiday season and a Happy New Year 2018!

onomastically yours,


"Use of place names in public space" Session by ICA/IGU Commission on Toponymy

Dear colleagues,

The International Geographical Union (IGU) organizes 4-6 June 2018 in Moscow [Moskva] a Thematic Conference on “Practical Geography and XXI Century Challenges” (http://www.igras.ru/100igras/en/), which will also be dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) - the largest and oldest geographical research organization in Russia.

Curs sobre onomàstica catalana: la recerca toponímica

El curs s’iniciarà el 6 de febrer de 2018 i s’impartirà a la Sala Puig i Cadafalch de l’IEC (carrer del Carme, 47, 08001 Barcelona) durant cinc dimarts consecutius, de 16.00 a 18.30 h.

Objectiu del curs


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