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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A branch of onomastics that consists of the study of personal names..

Usage examples (2)
  • In this preliminary investigation in anthroponomy of a small community of India, ..., I have attempted to combine these two approaches
  • Emidio de Felice, the maestro of Italian anthroponymy and author of I Cognomi Italiani (Bologna: Il mulino, 1981) and Dizionario dei Cognomi Italiani for more
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