namesake definition

  • noun:
    • One that is called after another.
    • One who is named after another and for who another is termed.
    • one with the same title as another.
    • A ship or a building that is known as after some body or something
    • One that has the same name as another; especially, one called after, or named out of regard to, another.
    • one that is known as after and for the benefit of some other; ergo, one that gets the same title as another.
    • a person with the same name as another

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