onomasticon definition

  • noun:
    • a novel, record, or language of names, particularly of men and women.
    • an accumulation of brands and terms; a dictionary; specif., an accumulation of Greek names, with explanatory notes, produced by Julius Pollux about a. d. 180.
    • a-work containing words or brands, with regards to explanation, arranged in alphabetical or other regular purchase; a dictionary; a vocabulary.
    • a listing of appropriate nouns naming individuals or places

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