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-onym Syllabification: -onym

Definition of -onym in English:


Forming nouns:
1Denoting a type of name: pseudonym
2Denoting a word having a specified relationship to another: antonym


From Greek -ōnumon, neuter of -ōnumos, combining form of onoma 'name'.

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