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onomasticon

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Etymology

From Ancient Greek ὀνομαστικόν (onomastikon), neuter form of ὀνομαστικός (onomastikos) "belonging to names" < ὀνομάζω (onomazō) "I name" < ὄνομα (onoma) "name"

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
onomasticon

Plural
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  1. A book, list, or vocabulary of names, especially of people.
    We looked up the origin of her name in an onomasticon.

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