Definition of onomast in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈänəˌmast/


A person who studies proper names, especially personal names.
Example sentences
  • Offshore onomasts and eponymists might favour something like Aimless Aussie if it came from our shores.


1980s: back-formation from onomastic.

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Syllabification: on·o·mast

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