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Is the English "guinea pig" a pig from Guinea, and the German "Meerschweinchen" a piggy from the sea?, or two old problems revisited

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Is the English "guinea pig" a pig from Guinea, and the German "Meerschweinchen" a piggy from the sea?, or two old problems revisited

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dc.contributor.author Stachowski, Marek [SAP11010785] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2015-04-10T11:22:18Z
dc.date.available 2015-04-10T11:22:18Z
dc.date.issued 2014 pl
dc.identifier.issn 1897-1059 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/4790
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Dozwolony użytek utworów chronionych *
dc.rights.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/4dspace/License/copyright/licencja_copyright.pdf *
dc.title Is the English "guinea pig" a pig from Guinea, and the German "Meerschweinchen" a piggy from the sea?, or two old problems revisited pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 221-228 pl
dc.abstract.en The old problem of the origins of the English name guinea pig is discussed here in the context of its equivalents in some other European languages (one of them being German Meerschweinchen). Some new suggestions concerning both components of the English name and the original meaning of the German designation are made. pl
dc.subject.en etymology pl
dc.subject.en English language pl
dc.subject.en German language pl
dc.subject.en Romance languages pl
dc.subject.en biological terminology pl
dc.description.volume 131 pl
dc.description.number 2 pl
dc.description.publication 0,43 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.4467/20834624SL.14.012.2020 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 2083-4624 pl
dc.title.journal Studia Linguistica Universitatis Iagellonicae Cracoviensis pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.participation Stachowski, Marek: 100%; pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Filologiczny pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original OTHER; otwarte czasopismo; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0; pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / P pl
.pointsMNiSW [2014 B]: 9


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