The Resource Women's names in Old English, Elisabeth Okasha, (electronic book)

Women's names in Old English, Elisabeth Okasha, (electronic book)

Label
Women's names in Old English
Title
Women's names in Old English
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth Okasha
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an in-depth study into the issue of vernacular names in Old English documents. Specifically it challenges the generally accepted notion that the sex of an individual is definitively indicated by the grammatical gender of their name. While modern scholars have generally felt no difficulty is distinguishing male from female names, this book asks how far the Anglo-Saxons themselves recognised this distinction, and in so doing critically examines and tests the general principle that grammatical gender is a certain indicator of biological sex. Anyone with an interest in Old Engli
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okasha, Elisabeth
Dewey number
929.40941
Index
no index present
LC call number
CS2371.G7
LC item number
O43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminine names
  • Names, Personal
  • Names, English (Old)
  • English language
Label
Women's names in Old English, Elisabeth Okasha, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10456120
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 136 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Women's names in Old English, Elisabeth Okasha, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10456120
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 136 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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