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1. Of, relating to, or constituting an eponym.
2. Named after something else or deriving from an existing name or word: "Programs such as He-Man and Masters of the Universe ... were all created with the explicit purpose of selling the eponymous toys to children" (Susan Gregory Thomas).
[From Greek epōnumos; see eponym.]
1. (of a person) being the person after whom a literary work, film, etc, is named: the eponymous heroine in the film of Jane Eyre.
2. (of a literary work, film, etc) named after its central character or creator: the Stooges' eponymous debut album.
ep•on•y•mous(əˈpɒn ə məs)
giving one's name to something, as a tribe or place.
eponymous[ɪˈpɒnɪməs] ADJ → epónimo
adj → namengebend; eponymous hero (of novel) → Titelheld m