On the role of loanwords in modern Russian

Published: 11 January 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/y5vhrdzjn2.1
Natalia Mikheeva


The topic of borrowing in the Russian language remains a favorite object of study for both domestic and foreign linguists. This article presents the ways of penetration of lexical borrowings into Russian from different languages; identifies the areas of Anglicism using in modern Russian; considers loan words from the border areas on the example of Yakutian. Studies have shown that not only Russian has had a considerable impact on the languages of the indigenous peoples of the national republics, enriching them with new words. Also, the lexics of the Russian language itself has been subjected to a particular influence of national languages.


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Linguistic borrowing/loanwords the Russian language Anglicism the Yakutian language


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