onomatology

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noun on·o·ma·tol·o·gy \ˌä-nə-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē\

Definition of onomatology

onomatologist

play \ˌä-nə-mə-ˈtä-lə-jist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of onomatology

French onomatologie, from Greek onomat-, onoma name + French -logie -logy


First Known Use: 1845


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