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to-name

[ too-neym ]
/ ˈtuˌneɪm /
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noun Chiefly Scot.
a nickname, especially one to distinguish a person from others of the same name.
a surname.
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Origin of to-name

before 950; Middle English; Old English tōnama.See to, name

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to-name

noun
Scot a nickname used to distinguish one person from others of the same name
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