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ISSN 2223-165X

V.I. ABAEV NORTH-OSSETIAN INSTITUTE FOR HUMANITARIAN AND SOCIAL STUDIES

OF VLADIKAVKAZ SCIENCE CENTRE OF RUSSIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE

AND THE GOVERNMENT OF NORTH OSSETIA-ALANIA

ИЗВЕСТИЯ СОИГСИ


Dzhapua Z. D. The Nart Subject about the Miraculous Birth of Hero at the Border of Worlds // Izvestiya SOIGSI. 2014. Iss. 11 (50). P.86-96. Print

Keywords: miraculous birth from stone, border of worlds, Sasryqua

The article is devoted to the well-known Nart subject about the birth of hero from stone. The space coordinates of the subject — the border of worlds — are specially marked. The semantics of this Nart subject is reconstructed in the context of encounter of mythological serpent from another world with heroine from the epic (Nartian) world.