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EPONYMOUS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does eponymous mean? 

EPONYMOUS (adjective)
  The adjective EPONYMOUS has 1 sense:

1. being or relating to or bearing the name of an eponym

  Familiarity information: EPONYMOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


EPONYMOUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Being or relating to or bearing the name of an eponym

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

eponymic; eponymous

Pertainym:

eponym (the name derived from a person (real or imaginary))


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