from The Century Dictionary.
- noun One from whom a country or people is named; an eponymic ancestor, hero, or founder.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun One from whom a race, tribe, city, or the like, took its name; an eponym.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun One whose
nameis used as an eponym; a person after whom something is named.
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