onomastics definition

  • noun:
    • The study for the beginnings and types of correct names.
    • the analysis associated with origins and types of terms used in specific areas.
    • the machine that underlies the development and use of proper brands or terms found in specialized fields.
    • The branch of lexicology devoted to the analysis of brands and naming, particularly the origins of names.
    • the branch of lexicology that studies the forms and beginnings of correct names

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