DIALOG OF CULTURES IN ONOMASTIC SPACE OF MIDERN MULTINATIONAL URBAN AREA

Abstract: 

In the article in the diachronic-synchronic aspect the specificity of interaction between different cultures in the onomastic space of the multiethnic and multicultural cities as Kazan is considered. On the example of anthroponyms, toponyms and ergonyms author shows the penetration of semiotic symbols of different cultures in the onomastic space. The main conclusion is that in the studied city’s onomastikon Tatar and Russian cultures are closely interwoven with semiotic marks of the eastern and western cultures. The uniqueness and originality of the city’s onomastikon is in the synthesis of different cultures, however, globalization can lead to a loss of this uniqueness.

Key words: 

onomastic space, the urban language, multicultural environment, dialogue of cultures.

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