Names and Etymology: By Any Other Name
... Names and Etymology: By Any Other Name
I could really not image a world without names. In one’s exploration of names, to comply with the requirements of the current paper and to determine where names originated, I discovered that the study of names is called “onomastics, a field which touches on linguistics, history, anthropology, psychology, sociology, philology and much more” [Beh11]. I became more interested in finding out more about names through one’s personal nomenclature.
First Names: Meaning
Using the Behind the Name site, a quick search on the meaning and origin of my first name, Habib, generated the following results:
OTHER SCRIPTS: حبيب (Arabic)