exonym definition

  • noun:
    • A name wherein one individuals or personal group relates to another by which the team so named doesn't relate to itself.
    • A name given to an organization or group of individuals by a second individual or people except that the individuals it identifies.
    • A name by which one men and women or social group means another and by which the group so-named does not refer to it self.
    • A name given to friends or sounding people by a secondary individual or persons apart from the folks it means.

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