Skip to main content

Questions tagged [ономастика]

Онома́стика — наука, изучающая имена собственные всех типов и их происхождение.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
3 answers

Does the family name Чаплин have a meaning?

Recently, I learned that the family name of Charles Chaplin may have Russian roots. A search on Wiktionary proved the name to indeed be of Russian origin, although the English pronunciation of the ...
0xC0000022L's user avatar