anthroponym

[ an-throp-uh-nim ]
/ ænˈθrɒp ə nɪm /

noun

a personal name.

Nearby words

  1. anthropomorphize,
  2. anthropomorphosis,
  3. anthropomorphous,
  4. anthroponomy,
  5. anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis,
  6. anthroponymy,
  7. anthropopathy,
  8. anthropophagi,
  9. anthropophagite,
  10. anthropophagy

Origin of anthroponym

First recorded in 1955–60; anthrop(o)- + -onym

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