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Onomastics

  1. Richard Coates

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0885

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Coates, R. 2012. Onomastics. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Onomastics is the branch of linguistics which studies proper names.

Keywords:

  • pragmatics;
  • semantics;
  • grammar;
  • vocabulary