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Lexicology and Onomastics

Code: 204002
ECTS: 4.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Katarina Lozić Knezović
Lecturers: izv. prof. dr. sc. Katarina Lozić Knezović - Seminar
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Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Enabling students to use vocabulary in various contexts, with untranslated and transferred meaning, with nuances in the semantic sign of lexical units, enriching vocabulary in active and passive form, acquiring skills in describing vocabulary, general and special, all through the adoption of the Croatian language and its relations according to his other idioms and linguistic styles. Introducing students to basic onomastic concepts, historical development of names, etiology of toponyms, nominal heritage as a linguistic and extralinguistic monument.
Learning outcomes:
  1. recognize and explain the laws in the structure of vocabulary, general and special
  2. apply knowledge about the ways of lexeme formation in formation nests
  3. apply adopted methods in analyzing individual discourses
  4. explain the acquired knowledge about onomastics as a linguistic discipline, its significance and about the laws, time of origin, origin, types, ways of formation and meanings of onomastic types
  5. take a critical approach to the processing of the onomastic corpus
  6. study scientific and professional literature applying the acquired knowledge
  7. discuss contemporary issues of Croatian lexicology, lexicography and onomastics
  8. apply the acquired skills and knowledge
  9. be able to present the results of their own field research or analysis of systematic data in a comprehensible written and oral form
  1. Sinonimija i sinonimičnost u hrvatskome jeziku (odabrano poglavlje), , Petrović, Bernarina, Zagreb: HSN, 2005.
  2. Esej o jezičnom znaku i onomastici te o antroponimiji u Hrvatskoj (predgovor), , Putanec, V., Zagreb: Institut za jezik, Nakladni zavod MH, 1976.
  3. Homonimi u hrvatskom književnom jeziku, , Samardžija, Marko, Radovi Zavoda za slavensku filologiju, 24, 1989.
  4. Hrvatski jezik 4, , Samardžija, Marko, Zagreb: ŠK, 2003.
  5. Toponomastička početnica: osnovni pojmovi i metoda terenskih istraživanja (odabrana poglavlja), , Skračić, V., Zadar: Sveučilište u Zadru, Centar za jadranska onomastička istraživanja, 2011.
  6. Hrvatska prezimena, , Šimunović, Petar, Zagreb: Golden marketing, 1995.
Prerequisit for:
Enrollment :
Attended : Morphology and Word Formation
Attended : Phonetics and Phonology
4. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - Croatian Language and Literature
Consultations schedule: