Latvian <em<Ūsiņš</em< ‘bee-god and patron of horses’

In the article the Latvian theonym <em<Ūsiņš</em< is analyzed on the basis of historical sources (Stribingius, Stender) and in perspective of folklorе texts. The functional parallelism and possibility of etymological relationship with Vedic mythic personages, the honeybee-like <em<...
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Author:

Václav Blažek [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Electronic Article

Language:

German ; English ; French ; Lithuanian ; Latvian ; Russian

Published:

2012

Subjects:

Ūsiņš

etymology

Vedic

theonym

Baltic

Latvian

mythology

folklore

cult of bees and horses

Containing Work:

In: Baltistica - Vilnius University, 2012, 47(2012), 2, Seite 359-366

Containing Work:

volume:47 ; year:2012 ; number:2 ; pages:359-366

Links:

https://doi.org/10.15388/baltistica.47.2.2123 [kostenfrei]

https://doaj.org/article/460fde0e143646279aa6dc4ef58ec9b0 [kostenfrei]

http://www.baltistica.lt/index.php/baltistica/article/view/2123 [kostenfrei]

Journal toc [kostenfrei]

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DOI / URN:

10.15388/baltistica.47.2.2123

Catalog id:

DOAJ036437867

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