Author: Diana Ivanova
Paisii Hilendarski University of Plovdiv
Published in Slavyanski dialozi, XIX, 2022, 29, 29-50. [In Bulgarian]

Abstract: This article addresses problems related to terminological construction during the period of the Bulgarian Revival, reflected in Konstantin Fotinov’s Commercial Letter Book (1845). The subject of analysis are models of commercial documents regulating the respective commercial activities: registration of commercial companies, establishment of commercial firms, keeping of commercial books. The terms used in the letter book, as well as  their meanings and origin (Bulgarian and foreign ), are analyzed, grouped according to the criterion outdated/up-to-date, and in a separate annex their full list is given.

Key words: The Bulgarian Revival, Konstantin Fotinov, Commercial Letter Book (1845), terminology construction, commercial documents, commercial terminology