Grammar in Art
- Publisher: Frontiers Research Foundation
Frontiers in Psychology,
(issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
art | thought | Psychology | BF1-990 | language | grammatical gender | Original Research
Roman Jakobson (1959) reports: The Russian painter Repin was baffled as to why Sin had been depicted as a woman by German artists: he did not realize that sin is feminine in German (die Sünde), but masculine in Russian (грех). Does the grammatical gender of nouns ...