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Book: Aspects of Cognitive Ethnolinguistics

Chapter: The stereotype of the sun in folk Polish

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21542


This chapter analyzes the stereotype of the sun in folk Polish. The Polish stereotype of ‘sun’ inherits many features from the past. In early cultures, the sun was worshipped as a cosmic force, a manifestation of a supernatural power, or even as a god.

Chapter Contributors

  • Jerzy Bartminski ( - jbartminski)