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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective E*pon"y*mous
Relating to an eponym; giving one's name to a tribe, people, country, and the like.

Etymology: Gr. �; 'epi` upon, to + � for � name

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Being or relating to or bearing the name of an eponym

eponym +‎ -ous

eponym itself is from Ancient Greek ἐπώνυμος (epṓnumos) (ἐπί (epí, “upon”) + ὄνυμα (ónuma, “name”), see -onym).

Fun Facts about the name Eponymous

  • How unique is the name Eponymous? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Eponymous was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Eponymous: Your name in reverse order is Suomynope. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Upemsonoy. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Eponymous born Aug 15, 1984

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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