Definition of Toponymy. Meaning of Toponymy. Synonyms of Toponymy

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Definition of Toponymy

Toponymy
Toponymy To*pon"y*my, n. A system of toponyms; the use of toponyms. -- To*pon"y*mal, Top`o*nym"ic, Top`o*nym"ic*al, a.

Meaning of Toponymy from wikipedia

- Toponymy, toponymics, or toponomastics (from Ancient Gr****: τόπος / tópos, 'place', and ὄνομα / onoma, 'name') is the study of toponyms (proper names of...
- Celtic toponymy is the study of place names wholly or partially of Celtic origin. These names are found throughout continental Europe, Britain, Ireland...
- Cornwall (/ˈkɔːrnwɔːl, -wəl/; Cornish: Kernow [ˈkɛrnɔʊ]) is a historic county and ceremonial county in South West England. It is recognised as one of the...
- Scottish toponymy derives from the languages of Scotland. The toponymy varies in each region, reflecting the linguistic history of each part of the country...
- the Slavic word meaning town, city or castle, and is preserved in the toponymy of numerous Slavic countries: Hradec Hradec Králové Vyšehrad Novohrad Hradisko...
- with the Romans, Anglo-Saxons, Vikings, Anglo-Normans and modern English. Toponymy in Wales reveals significant features of the country's history and geography...
- of the Slavic word meaning town, city or castle, and is preserved in the toponymy of numerous Slavic countries: Ogrodzieniec Grodzisk Mazowiecki v t e...
- The English name Turkey, now applied to the modern Republic of Turkey, is historically derived (via Old French Turquie) from the Medieval Latin Turchia...
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- appellative) plus determinative (adjective). This order dominates in Occitan toponymy, as well as in western France. Instead of Neuville, in the south we find...