Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 03/13/16 Onomastics

Onomastics (noun)
onomastics [on-uh-mas-tiks]


noun, (used with a singular verb)
1. the study of the origin, history, and use of proper names.

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Origin: 1930-35; see onomastic, -ics

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