In: Slavica Slovaca, vol. 47, no. 2
Year, pages: 2012, 104 - 107
Slavic religion, Iranian religion, etymology.
This paper is an attempt at the etymology of the theonym Simarьglъ. The name Simarьglъ may be derived from *Simorьglъ/*Simōrьglъ and is considered to be a compound of Iranian Sīmurgh ‘mythical flying creature’, and *orьglъ ‘eagle’, which is an example of a Slavic taboo word, with epenthetic g. Simarьglъ is then interpreted as a mythical bird and God, as Iranian Sīmurgh is in the Farid al-Din ‘Attar’s Conference of the Birds.
How to cite:
Pukanec, M. 2012. Etymológia mena Simarьglъ a niektoré iránske paralely. In Slavica Slovaca, vol. 47, no.2, pp. 104-107. 0037-6787 .
Pukanec, M. (2012). Etymológia mena Simarьglъ a niektoré iránske paralely. Slavica Slovaca, 47(2), 104-107. 0037-6787 .