Dr. Cleveland Evans writes about names for the Omaha World-Herald. Today’s column explores Marina.
Dr. Cleveland Evans writes about names for the Omaha World-Herald. Today’s column explores Sarah.
- nomination name
- short justification of the nomination
to Prof. Evans at cevans[@]bellevue.edu
Nominations are judged based on their
- linguistic innovation
- ability to capture national attention
- demonstrated potential to influence language use.
REMEMBER: Popularity or notoriety of the person, place, or thing named isn’t important.
The U.S. Board on Geographic Names invites you to celebrate its 125th anniversary, with a one-day symposium about geographic names: Traditions and Transition.
Friday, September 18, 2015; U.S. Library of Congress, Washington DC
The symposium will be followed by an open house and special exhibit from the U.S. Library of Congress.… Read More