Danubius International Conferences, 3rd International Conference The Danube - Axis of European Identity

Regional Traditions of Tillage in the South-Ukrainian Dialects

Elena Miroshnichenko
Last modified: 2013-05-25


The article analyzes the lexical-semantic structure of words in the southern Ukrainian dialects on the example of TGL (thematic group lexicon) of traditional tillage, lexemes are investigated in terms of their borrowing in the dialects, semantic differences and parallels are identified, as well as the variability in the meanings ​​ respectively to the sources of borrowing. The etymology of the used lexemes in the South Ukrainian dialects is studied. For the research we used lexicographical sources and field notes of the author.