Ono, Nym, Onym Word, Name

By: Angelica Sanchez


An abbreviation formed by combining the initial letters in words or parts of a series of words


Not named of identified; done by someone unknown


A word that means the opposite of another word


A person for whom something, such as a city, building, or street, has been named


One of two more words that are spelled alike but have different meanings and pronunciations, such as "Bass voice" and "Bass, a fish"


One of two or more words that are pronounced alike but have different spellings and meanings, such as "Isle" and "Aisle"


The formations of words that imitate sounds associated with the objects or actions to which they refer


A string of words that sounds the same as another string of words, such as "Gray day" and "Grade A"


False name; a fictitious name


One of two or more words that have the same meaning

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