Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland

The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.wikipedia
16 Related Articles

Onomastics

onomasticonomasticianonomatologist
The SNSBI is the successor to the Council for Name Studies in Great Britain and Ireland, which was set up in the 1960s to bring together scholars who were working in the field of onomastics in the British Isles.
Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland

Learned society

learned societiesscientific societysociety
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

Proper noun

proper namecommon nounproper nouns
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

Toponymy

toponymtoponymsplace name
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

Personal name

birth namefull namepersonal names
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

Surname

family nameoccupational surnamelast name
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

British Isles

BritainBritishBritain and Ireland
The Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI) is a learned society for members with interests in proper names, including place-names, personal names, and surnames relating to the British Isles.

British people

BritishUnited KingdomBritons
The SNSBI is the successor to the Council for Name Studies in Great Britain and Ireland, which was set up in the 1960s to bring together scholars who were working in the field of onomastics in the British Isles.

Irish people

IrishIrishmanIrish-born
The SNSBI is the successor to the Council for Name Studies in Great Britain and Ireland, which was set up in the 1960s to bring together scholars who were working in the field of onomastics in the British Isles.

Scholar

scholarsindependent scholarprivate scholar
The SNSBI is the successor to the Council for Name Studies in Great Britain and Ireland, which was set up in the 1960s to bring together scholars who were working in the field of onomastics in the British Isles.

Academic journal

journaljournalsacademic journals
The SNSBI took over the publication of the Council's journal Nomina.

Website

web sitewebsitesonline
It has a website which provides details of future events and of the articles in past issues of Nomina.

Oliver Padel

Padel, O. J.Oliver James Padel
He was President of the English Place-Name Society, from 2004 to 2014, and is a Past President of the Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland.

English Place-Name Society

EnglishSurvey of English Place Names
Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland