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by James A. (editor) Ruffner

  • Author: James A. (editor) Ruffner
  • ISBN: 0810306883
  • ISBN13: 978-0810306882
  • ePub: 1668 kb | FB2: 1315 kb
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Gale Research Co; Believed First edition (1977)
  • Pages: 730
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Eponyms dictionaries index ePub download

Eponyms Dictionaries Index book.

Eponyms Dictionaries Index book.

Ruffner, James A. (ed).

Eponyms Dictionaries Index. oceedings{, title {Eponyms Dictionaries Index}, author {James A. Ruffner and Jennifer Berger and Georgia Schoenung and Jennifer Mossman}, year {1984} }. James A. Ruffner, Jennifer Berger, +1 author Jennifer Mossman.

A New Dictionary of Eponyms. This dictionary features the entertaining histories behind hundreds of eponyms, such as bowdlerize (from the censorious Thomas Bowdler), bikini from the atoll, and the Salisbury steak, a dish of hamburger and brown gravy named after James H. Salisbury, an English physician who promoted a diet of ground beef.

An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) from whom something is said to take its name. The word is back-formed from "eponymous", from the Greek "eponymos" meaning "giving name"

An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) from whom something is said to take its name. The word is back-formed from "eponymous", from the Greek "eponymos" meaning "giving name". Here is a list of eponyms: Shinzō Abe, Japanese Prime Minister – Abenomics. Niels Henrik Abel, Norwegian mathematician – Abelian group, Abel's theorem, Abel–Ruffini theorem. Acantha, Greek mythological character – the plant genus Acanthus. Achaemenes, Persian king – Achaemenid dynasty.

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An eponym is a person, place, or thing after whom or after which something is named, or believed to be named. The adjectives derived from eponym include eponymous and eponymic

An eponym is a person, place, or thing after whom or after which something is named, or believed to be named. The adjectives derived from eponym include eponymous and eponymic. For example, Elizabeth I of England is the eponym of the Elizabethan era, and "the eponymous founder of the Ford Motor Company" refers to Henry Ford.

Sharks: An Eponym Dictionary. This fascinating reference book delves into the origins of the vernacular and scientific names of sharks, rays, skates and chimeras. Each entry offers a concise biography, revealing the hidden stories and facts behind each species’ name. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.

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