Syamsu Rijal(1*),

(*) Corresponding Author



This study describes the comparison between the proper name in the Bugis language with name nonlanguage Bugis and the factors that influence the naming of the Bugis community. Data collected through observation with note technique. The data collected were analyzed descriptively. The names of the Bugis have equivalents in other languages. There are seven factors that influence the selection process on behalf Bugis society, namely: (1) religion, (2) trends, (3) pride, (4) prestige, (5) heredity, (6) retention of identity, and (7) conditions or circumstances.

Full Text:


Article Metrics

Abstract view : 385 times | PDF view : 8128 times


  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2017 RETORIKA: Jurnal Bahasa, Sastra, dan Pengajarannya

Published by:

Department of Indonesian Language, Faculty of Languages and Literature, Universitas Negeri Makassar in cooperate with Asosiasi Dosen Bahasa dan Sastra Indonesia (ADOBSI) and Ikatan Program Studi Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra Indonesia (IKAPROBSI).

Address: Department of Indonesian Language Office, DG Building Second Floor, UNM Parangtambung, Daeng Tata Raya Street, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

Email: [email protected]

e-ISSN 2614-2716

p-ISSN 2301-4768

Indexed by:

Creative Commons License
RETORIKA: Jurnal Bahasa, Sastra,dan Pengajarannya is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.