Definition of Toponym. Meaning of Toponym. Synonyms of Toponym

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Definition of Toponym

Toponym
Toponym Top"o*nym, n. A name of a place; more broadly, a name, as in the binomial name of a plant, based on, or derived from, a place name, or based on the location of the thing named.

Meaning of Toponym from wikipedia

- Gr****: τόπος / tópos, 'place', and ὄνομα / onoma, 'name') is the study of toponyms (proper names of places, also known as place name or geographic name),...
- article by introducing citations to additional sources. Find sources: "Springfield" toponym – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (July 2013)...
- This 1562 map Americae Sive Quartae Orbis Partis Nova Et Exactissima Descriptio by Diego Gutiérrez was the first map to print the toponym California....
- A lost toponym is a name given to a place which is no longer known or identifiable. For example, in 1618 the crew of the Mauritius explored a river in...
- never involved in Gr**** history or culture. Αlthough this list includes toponyms from Roman times, this list does not include later wholly Latin-derived...
- of the earliest civilizations to ever exist in the world. The regional toponym Mesopotamia (/ˌmɛsəpəˈteɪmiə/, Ancient Gr****: Μεσοποταμία '[land] between...
- In geographic information systems, toponym resolution is the relationship process between a toponym, i.e. the mention of a place, and an unambiguous spatial...
- The toponym Albania may indicate several different geographical regions: a country in Southeast Europe; an ancient land in the Caucasus; as well as Scotland...
- Nepali, Doteli, Kumaoni Origin Language(s) Khas Word/name Nepal, Meaning toponym of Pokhar village Other names Variant form(s) Pokhrel, Pokhariyal Derivative(s)...
- The origin of the name of the U.S. state of Oregon is unknown, and a subject of some dispute. The earliest evidence of the name Oregon has Spanish origins...