placename

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From place +‎ name.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

placename (plural placenames)

  1. The name of a place; a word or phrase which indicates a particular location or position.
    • Often, the name of a nationality is derived from its placename, or vice versa.

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]