We may take as an example the famous onomasticon of Eusebius and Jerome.
onomasticon urbium & locorum sacræ scripturæ, in voce Βηζαϑά.
Cicero had a high opinion of his intellectual powers, and considered him a great orator (see Orelli, onomasticon Tullianum).
A great number of references to authors who have treated of Galileo is given by Sach in his onomasticon.
Eusebius, in his onomasticon (264-294), places it between Medeba and Dibon.
Welsh philologists can do much to explain the onomasticon Arthurianum; Cymric history generally may elucidate the subject matter.
The list of his works occupies five pages in Saxe's onomasticon.
Eusebius in his onomasticon uses it as a central point from which the distances of other towns are measured.
"Drill" is used in the same sense in Charleton's "onomasticon Zoicon," 1668.