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  1. onomasticon(noun)

    a list of proper nouns naming persons or places

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  1. onomasticon(Noun)

    A book, list, or vocabulary of names, especially of people.

    We looked up the origin of her name in an onomasticon.

  2. Origin: From (onomastikon), neuter form of (onomastikos) "belonging to names", from (onomazō) "I name", from (onoma) "name"


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