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Over 20,000 Visits of Onoma Journal’s Website

Launched two years ago, in 2019, the Onoma Journal’s Website attracts more than 20,000 visitors, readers and researchers from all over the world. Which pages of a website are most popular? Let us have a look: Founded in 1950, Onoma (ISSN: 0078-463X; e-ISSN: 1783-1644) is one of the oldest journals in the field of...

Call for papers “Onomástica desde América Latina”

Call for papers  The Journal of Onomastics from America Latina publishes articles in English, Portuguese, Spanish and French. The journal is receiving article to Vol. 2, Nr. 4 of the journal whose publication is scheduled for the second semester of 2021. Once accepted for publication, the articles will be available in ahead of print....

“Anthroponyms and Anthroponymic Researches in the Beginning of the 21st Century” Conference shifted online

Dear colleagues, The Organising Committee of the onomastic conference entitled “Anthroponyms and Anthroponymic Researches in the Beginning of the 21st Century”, 20-21 April 2021, took the hard decision the scientific event to be transformed into an online one due to Covid-19 pandemic. The conference will be held via ZOOM platform and will be streamed live online in the channel...

New Onomastic Network “O-onoma” Presentation

The Observatório onomástico (O-onoma) , launched by the end of 2020, is a network of researchers on Onomastics in Brazil that aims at exchange of research findings, cooperation between institutions, drawing up and development of interinstitutional projects. The Network will be presented online on the 10th March 2021 at 7 p.m....

Namentagung 2021 “Werbende Namen”

Die Kennzeichnung von Waren und Produkten, um sie aus der Anonymität herauszuheben, die Qualität hervorzuheben und die Abgrenzung von der Konkurrenz zu „markieren“, ist keine Erfindung unserer Zeit, sondern bereits seit der griechischen und römischen Antike dokumentiert. Im Kontext der heutigen, in hohem Maße ökonomisierten Welt erleben wir zunehmend Markierungspraktiken in Bereichen außerhalb des...

22nd International and Nationwide Conference on Onomastics (MiOKO)

Dear colleagues, we are pleased to announce that the 22nd International and Nationwide Conference on Onomastics (MiOKO) will be held from the 14th to the 16th October 2021 at the University of Rzeszów, Poland. The upcoming conference will be primarily concerned with the subject of proper names in multilingual and cross-cultural contexts. The conference themes include, but...

Call for papers: Centenary Conference of the Norwegian Place-Name Archive

The anniversary conference will be held on October 27-28, 2021 at the University of Bergen in the Natural History Museum. Deadline for submission of abstracts is the 1st March 2021 ( max. 300 words).  The four themes of the conference: Place-name Collection Main emphasis on collection of place-names in a broad perspective with regard to: what...

ICOS Congress 2021: “in situ” or “ex situ”?

Dear Colleagues, Participants of the 27th ICOS Congress in Kraków, The Organizing Committee of the Congress has been closely observing the global outbreak of the COVID-19 disease and its consequences. The situation is still uncertain. We wanted to ensure you that the Congress will take place on the planned date 22-27 August 2021. But the...

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