Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The branch of science which relates to the rules to be observed in the formation of names or terms.
  • noun The distinctive vocabulary used in any particular branch of study.
  • noun A discourse or treatise on names, or the history of the names of persons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The science of names or of their classification.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The study of the origins of names; onomastics.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

New comments are temporarily disabled while we update our database.