Information about the author:
Leyli R. Dodykhudoeva
Leyli R. Dodykhudoeva, PhD in Philology, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Linguistics RAS, B. Kislovsky per., 1 building1, 125009 Moscow, Russia.
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4567-9454
The work discusses the linguistic landscape of the city of Khorog, as well as the quality of the representation, in Russian and Tajik discourse, of the (micro)toponymic data of minority Iranian languages, in particular Shughnani. It describes current trends in (micro)toponymic nomenclature, as represented in maps of the region, as well as in written sources and fictional literature.
Keywords: toponymy, toponym, microtoponym, Khorog, Iranian languages, Pamir languages, Shughnani, Mountainous Badakhshan Autonomous Region, Tajikistan