Aptronym vs. Aptonym

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  • Aptronym

    An aptronym, aptonym, or euonym is a personal name aptly or peculiarly suited to its owner.

  • Aptronym (noun)

    A name that is aptly suited to its owner.

  • Aptonym (noun)

    A proper name that aptly describes the occupation or character of the person, especially by coincidence.


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