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aptonym

[ ap-tuh-nim ]
/ ˈæp tə nɪm /
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noun
a name that is particularly well suited to the nature, career, or other personal characteristics of the person so named: She named the baby Ángel and what an aptonym that was!
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Origin of aptonym

First recorded in 1920–25; apt + -onym
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