anthroponymy

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anthroponymy

a branch of onomastics that studies personal names. — anthroponymist, n.
See also: Names
Translations
antroponímia
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Hopkins uses her unique discipline of Anthroponomastics to examine and predict behaviors of individuals based on perceived expectations of their name characteristics and matches compatible couples.
Rudiger Schmitt reviews Gignoux's contributions to Iranian, especially Sasanian, anthroponomastics based primarily on inscriptions and seals, but also Syriac sources (24) (pp.
Current anthroponomastics, however, belie his misplaced and premature observation: This practice remains with us to this very day.