appellative

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adjective ap·pel·la·tive \ə-ˈpe-lə-tiv\

Definition of appellative

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a common noun

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or inclined to the giving of names

appellative

noun

appellatively

adverb

15th Century

First Known Use of appellative

15th century



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