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Old and new worlds in Greek onomastics

Author: E Matthews
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 148.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The names of the ancient Greeks, surviving in their tens of thousands, offer valuable insights into Greek society. This is an interpretative guide to the use of personal names as a resource for the study of both old Greece and the many other parts of the ancient world where Greeks traded and settled.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Old and new worlds in Greek onomastics.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)607758736
Online version:
Old and new worlds in Greek onomastics.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608480722
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E Matthews
ISBN: 9780197264126 0197264123
OCLC Number: 155678758
Description: xi, 241 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Elaine Matthews --
Mythological and heroic names in the Onomastics of Atrax (Thessaly) / Jean-Claude Decourt and Athanasios Tziafalias --
The twelve tribes of Atrax: a lexical study / Laurence Darmezin and Athanasios Tziafalias --
Thessalian personal names and the Greek lexicon / José-Luis García Ramón --
The Ptolemaic garrison of Hermoupolis Magna / Peter M. Fraser --
Was there an anthroponymy of Euboian origin in the Chalkido-Eretrian colonies of the West and of Thrace? / Denis Knoepfler --
Thracian personal names and military settlements in Hellenistic Bithynia / Thomas Corsten --
Greek reinterpretation of Iranian names by folk etymology / Rüdiger Schmitt --
Iranian names and the presence of Persians in the religious sanctuaries of Asia Minor / Stephen Mitchell --
Semitic name-use by Jews in Roman Asia Minor and the dating of the Aphrodisias Stele inscriptions / Margaret H. Williams --
The ambiguous name: the limitations of cultural identity in Graeco-roman Syrian Onomastics / Maurice Sartre.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 148.
Responsibility: edited by Elaine Matthews.

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