Origin of eponymous
Related formsep·on·y·mous·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for eponymous
Target was established in 1962 by the Dayton brothers as a discount offshoot of their eponymous Twin Cities department store.
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are returning for the fourth season of their eponymous hit Comedy Central show.Dumpster Politicians, Jeter Tributes, and More Viral Videos|Jack Holmes|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Son of Godzilla (怪獣島の決戦 ゴジラの息子), introduced the character of Minilla (ミニラ) in the eponymous role.A Comprehensive History of Toho’s Original Kaiju (and Atomic Allegory) Godzilla|Rich Goldstein|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who portrayed the eponymous character in Kick-Ass, will play her brother, Quicksilver.
Since then, the brand has grown and his eponymous sneaker line has generated billions in revenue for Nike.
For eponymous medicine-men see Kamilaroi and Kurnai, p. 231.Myth, Ritual, and Religion, Vol. 1|Andrew Lang
Here we began to follow the course of the railway and the River Gipping, the eponymous river of Ipswich until it is named anew.Through East Anglia in a Motor Car|J. E. (James Edmund) Vincent
Karthlos, the second son of Thargamos, is the eponymous king of his race, their country being called Karthli after him.
Jutland was acquired by Dan, the eponymous ancestor of the Danes.
But as the confraternity was anything but religious, this saint, or rather this eponymous hero, had to be a Rabelaisian character.Wine, Women, and Song|Various