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accented dictionary of place names in the Soviet Union

Sigmund S. Birkenmayer

accented dictionary of place names in the Soviet Union

by Sigmund S. Birkenmayer

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Published by Department of Slavic Languages, Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pa .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by Sigmund S. Birkenmayer.
The Physical Object
Pagination97p. ;
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18817117M

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Given names of Soviet origin appeared in the early history of the Soviet Union, coinciding with the period of intensive word formation, both being part of the so-called "revolutionary transformation of the society" with the corresponding fashion of neologisms and acronyms, which Richard Stites characterized as a utopian vision of creating a new reality by means of verbal imagery.

The official names of the Soviet Union, officially known as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, in the languages of the Soviet Republics (presented in the constitutional order) and other languages of the USSR, were as follows.

Vol. 12, No. 3, Autumn, An Accented Dictionary of Place Names in the Soviet Union by Sigmund S. Birkenmayer. An Accented Dictionary of Place Names in the Soviet Union by Sigmund S. Birkenmayer (pp. ) Review by: Morton Benson DOI: / A union of multiple subnational Soviet republics, its government and economy were highly centralized.

The Soviet Union was a one-party state, governed by the Communist Party with Moscow as its capital. Vol. 16, No. 2, Summer, Review articles (longer analytical essays or broad surveys of research in specific areas) are also welcome.

A book review section is also included in each issue. Coverage: (Vol. 1, No. 1 Supplement to an Accented Dictionary of Place Names in the Soviet Union by Sigmund S.

Birkenmayer. The fashion of revolutionary names was born. Ranging from the Slavish Vladlen and Volen, through Jewish-sounding Izaida and Izil’, all the way to Georgian-style Krarmija and Lagshmivara, ‘traditional’ Soviet names remained highly regional and ethnicity-specific, despite being constructed of Bolsheviks’ names & slogans.

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All 15 countries that were once part of the U.S.S.R. are ktexcleaning.com by: 2. What are the best books on Soviet History. 36 comments. share. fascinating look at how the Soviet Union was affected and reacted to the German invasion and the four years of conflict that followed.

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en A specialist on Soviet affairs, Walter Kolarz, said in his book Religion in the Soviet Union that other Witnesses entered Russia “through the territories annexed by the Soviet Union inwhere there were small but very active groups of Jehovah’s Witnesses.”.

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Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. English; Learner’s Dictionary. Formed inthe Union of Soviet Socialist Republics--the U.S.S.R., or Soviet Union--was originally made up of Russia and three other "republics." When the Soviet Union broke apart inits former republics became 15 separate nations.

The Soviet Union (short for the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or USSR) was a single-party Marxist–Leninist ktexcleaning.com existed from until It was the first country to declare itself socialist and build towards a communist society.

It was a union of 14 Soviet Socialist Republics and one Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (Russia).Capital and largest city: Moscow, 55°45′N 37°37′E /. Alternative Titles: Russia, Sojuz Sovetskich Socialisticeskich Respublik, Sovetsky Soyuz, Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik, U.S.S.R., Union of Soviet Socialist Republics During the period of its existence, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was by area the world’s largest.

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Soviet Union, the the Soviet Union ˌSoviet ˈUnion, the between anda country in Europe and Asia, whose full name was the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (the USSR).

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Jun 20,  · Meanings and associations of city names. The history of Russian place names reflects the country’s turbulent history. Practically right up until the breakup of the Soviet Union, the Author: Alexey Mikheev.Nov 10,  · Revolutionary transformations in Russia were reflected in the names, which were given to nationals of the new country.

Between the s and the s of the 20th century children, born in the Soviet Union, were named after popular Communist leaders, and new names were invented, which reflected the achievements of those times.The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Soviet is Friday, October 15th, How unique is the name Soviet?

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