onomatology

noun
on·​o·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌä-nə-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē How to pronounce onomatology (audio) \

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Other Words from onomatology

onomatologist \ ˌä-​nə-​mə-​ˈtä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce onomatologist (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of onomatology

1845, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for onomatology

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

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