Definition of Toponyms

1. Noun. (plural of toponym) ¹



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Definition of Toponyms

1. toponym [n] - See also: toponym

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Toponyms

topometry
toponarcosis
toponia
toponium
toponiums
toponomastic
toponomastics
toponomist
toponomy
toponym
toponymic
toponymical
toponymies
toponymist
toponymists
toponyms (current term)
toponymy
topopathogenesis
topophilia
topophobia
topophotomap
topophylaxis
topos
toposcope
toposes
topotactic
topotecan
topothermesthesiometer
topotype
topotypes

Literary usage of Toponyms

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1. Between East and West: The Moluccas and the Traffic in Spices Up to the by R. A. Donkin (2003)
"toponyms The individual sea merchant's knowledge of South East Asia must have been very localized: stretches of coastline, profiles of islands, ..."

2. Charis: Essays in Honor of Sara A. Immerwahr by Sara Anderson Immerwahr, Anne Proctor Chapin (2004)
"Through contextual analysis of the tablet toponyms, many of these places have been located, at least in general terms. Palaima has noted the following ..."

3. A Historical and Economic Geography of Ottoman Greece: The Southwestern by Fariba Zarinebaf, John Bennet, Jack L. Davis (2005)
"Finally, toponyms not in the Atlas may also be missing from modern maps, especially because many of those of non-Greek origin have been "purified" since the ..."

4. Between Venice and Istanbul: Colonial Landscapes in Early Modern Greece by Siriol Davies, Jack L Davis (2007)
"... cally in the landscape or to associate the 15th- and 16th-century toponyms with currently existing villages or surviving toponyms.52 In general, ..."

5. From Latin to Spanish by Paul M. Lloyd (1987)
"We find similar developments of toponyms like Laino and Lambra. Likewise the existence of a palatal farther on in the word might have provoked a ..."

6. Settlement and Land Use in Micheldever Hundred, Hampshire, 700-1100 by Eric C. Klingelhöfer (1991)
"Following the appearance of place names in ham, a series of secondary and tertiary settlements were given toponyms with habitation elements. ..."

7. Traditional Ecological Knowledge: Concepts and Cases by Julian Inglis (1993)
"... 5 10 15 20 25km COMMUNITY toponyms, SOUTHERN INDIAN LAKE South Indian Lake Land Use and Occupancy Figure 5: toponyms in current use by the community in ..."

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