Definitions

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  • adj. patronymic

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as patronymic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as patronymic.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Frances Noyes H.rt is assured membership in our CCC (Club of Criminological Creatures) by virtue of her surname - as are Jonathan Stagge and Clinton H. Stagg (the latter recorded the adventures of an early blind detective, Thornley Colton), and for the same patronymical reason, Cyril H.re.

    In The Queens' Parlour

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