patronym

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See also: Patronym and patronym.

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From Ancient Greek πατήρ (patḗr, father) + ὄνομα (ónoma, name). Equivalent to patri- +‎ -onym

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patronym (plural patronyms)

  1. The name of someone's father.
  2. A patronymic surname.

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Noun[edit]

patronym n (definite singular patronymet, indefinite plural patronym, definite plural patronyma)

  1. a patronym

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Adjective[edit]

patronym (masculine and feminine patronym, neuter patronymt, definite singular and plural patronyme)

  1. patronymic

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