Nazwiska mieszkańców dawnych powiatów mławskiego i szreńskiego równe nazwom zawodów (1660–1825)*
Profession-dependent surnames of Mława and Szreńsk districts’ former inhabitants (1660–1825)
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In the analyzed material, there are 110 surnames dependent on professions and performed functions. Anthroponyms dependent on the names of professions were characteristic mostly among the bourgeoisie, but there are also profession dependent surnames typical of villagers. Two types of anthroponyms have been distinguished: Polish (or acquired in the Polish language) and Latin. Profession-dependent surnames indicate craft and commercial character of the inhabitants of the researched area.
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