Functioning of space objects in the Crimeantatar language



The subject of the analysis in the article are the words related to the names of space objects in the Crimean Tatar language. Cosmodome and astronomy are onomastic space, providing a unique layer of vocabulary of the Crimean Tatar language. Comanime ‒ name universe, the moon, the sun and other cosmic objects, research is called cosmania. Names of space objects are often found in the Crimean Tatar folklore, folk songs, poetry. The young branch of onomastics of the Crimean Tatar language is practically not studied. This article investigates and groups space objects, which are extracted by the method of continuous sampling from folklore samples, poetry of EshrefShemya-zade. The study of kosminkov and astronomov necessary, as they provide invaluable historical, cultural, ethnographic material.

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Keywords: onomastics, onim, cosmodome, komonen, astronim

Journal rubric: Intercultural Communication and Problems of Globalization: Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics

Article type: scientific article


For citation: Absemieva L.S. Functioning of space objects in the Crimeantatar language [Elektronnyi resurs]. Âzyk i tekst = Language and Text, 2019. Vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 122–125. DOI: 10.17759/langt.2019060120. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Leniyar S. Absemieva, Senior Lecturer, FGAOU "KFU of V. I. Vernadsky", Simferopol, Russia, e-mail:



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