Tag: names

27 Articles before the name of a person 2011-09-13T21:11:08.183

27 Why does English not have a cognate of words like heter, in Swedish, or llama, in Spanish, etc? 2015-02-19T21:51:44.890

22 Are there any languages or cultures that have genderless given names? 2012-08-13T20:40:39.907

20 Why was מֹשֶׁה‎ transliterated as [moʊzɨz]? 2010-12-12T22:46:48.893

14 Why are Native American names translated? 2014-12-11T01:56:24.003

9 Morphology of proper names 2013-05-15T16:12:57.327

9 Why is Mikołaj the Polish reflex of Nicholas? 2013-12-19T10:16:50.580

9 Why was the name תאומא transliterated as Θωμᾶς (Thomas) rather than Τωμᾶς (Tomas)? 2015-04-12T18:57:37.743

8 How to identify character names in a body of text? 2012-04-06T02:32:09.963

7 Why do we call some countries a different name than the people of that country? 2013-01-03T02:54:23.413

6 Was there a Greek or Latin name spelled "Jesus" or similarly before the advent of Christianity? 2013-04-15T10:20:29.687

6 Is the study of proper names really a branch of linguistics? 2016-11-23T19:51:22.370

5 Why do Richard and Robert become Dick and Bob? 2013-04-28T11:27:55.650

5 Two questions about Sappho's name 2014-12-22T11:20:45.520

5 Etymology of Greek Enualios 2015-03-16T00:00:26.907

5 How do Indian short form of names work in the USA? 2015-10-07T12:29:23.423

4 Difficulty in learning names of people in second language 2013-09-12T01:07:37.367

4 Similar diminutive name construction in Turkish and Armenian 2018-01-27T14:47:05.683

3 Gender-based name endings: Are they common? 2012-03-14T16:40:27.907

3 Correct Alexamenos Graffito Translation 2012-10-23T20:13:28.697

3 What is the linguistics term for descriptive names? 2014-08-10T10:37:23.070

2 Is there a term for names with the "X the Y" construction? 2013-10-25T17:54:01.560

2 Etymology of Agamemnon and Priam 2014-07-30T06:04:04.697

2 Why do these names from the Bible have these stress patterns? 2015-03-07T09:27:25.093

2 Do Azeri people actually use Ə instead of A in names? 2015-10-20T09:00:44.770

2 Why do some languages have many names? 2017-09-02T20:57:50.590

1 Are Ivar and Álvaro etymologically the same? 2011-12-15T14:39:22.590

1 Name of the Armenian people/language 2014-11-03T22:36:06.787

1 Phonological Differences Between Given Names and Surnames 2014-11-18T17:02:09.370

1 Meaning of "Elin" 2015-10-11T10:56:40.263

1 Open corpora of personal names 2015-12-17T20:01:14.760

1 What is the hypernym of names, unique titles, and definite descriptions? 2017-06-08T15:56:13.420

1 how do you name-ify a noun in gaelic? 2018-01-09T19:08:48.807

0 Using the alternatives for copyrighted zero derivation words (e.g. "LEGO", "Xerox" 2013-10-07T09:54:39.607

0 Can a word have zero characters in it? 2015-04-13T00:37:04.510

0 Why are most given names so common? 2015-10-20T08:53:44.833

0 Kai as a Frisian diminutive of Gerhard, Nicolaas, Cornelius, or Gaius 2015-10-24T12:55:41.900

0 Use of "Ibn" in Arabic names 2016-11-24T11:37:41.953

0 Where might the given name Xelefon originate? 2017-12-16T09:44:26.367

0 Is Musa a Montenegrin Muslim female name? 2018-02-09T16:28:01.333

0 Julius Caesar original name spelling? 2018-02-14T14:54:29.107

-1 How did the name for st Peter become to be rendered as "Peter" in English, and why is not rendered as "stone" or "rock" 2015-09-08T08:47:01.980

-1 Is the Indian female name "Sati" the same as the self-immolating Hindu goddess? 2016-04-26T09:41:24.643

-3 Does this name's pronunciation match the spelling? 2016-04-14T15:43:46.360