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par·o·nym

 (păr′ə-nĭm′)
n.
A paronymous word.

[Greek parōnumon, from neuter sing. of parōnumos, derivative; see paronymous.]

par′o·nym′ic adj.

paronym

(ˈpærənɪm)
n
(Linguistics) linguistics a cognate word
[C19: via Late Latin from Greek paronumon, from para-1 (beside) + onoma a name]
ˌparoˈnymic, paronymous adj
paˈronymously adv

par•o•nym

(ˈpær ə nɪm)

n.
a paronymous word.
[1840–50; < Greek parṓnymon, neuter of parṓnymos formed by a slight change in name, derivative =par- par- + -ōnymos, adj. derivative of ónyma name]

paronym

Aword that shares the same derivation as another word.
Translations
paronimo
paronim
paronyme
paroniem
paronimparónimo
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The former (particularly dictionaries of Russian), as a rule, indicate paronymic relations between different adjectives having the same borrowed root, whereas the latter show partial synonymy.
The coexistence of paronymic duplets, belonging to different borrowing types but conveying a similar lexical meaning is also noticed: fraternity/fraternidad; high-ball/ jaibolear; jersey/yersi.
He bases his demonstration on the notion of 'effect', assimilating its paronymic pair (affect), for it converges the rational/objective/logic and the instinctual/subjective/affect, responding in a way (at least in Poe's explicit aesthetics) to Eliot's accusation of a lack of mature emotional coordination and coherence.
Indeed, this babble and babel of voices is a device often used by the bard in his echoic, paronymic system where superimposition is used to multiply or complicate meaning as in Hamlet's equivocations or in the Fool's off-hand association of riddles, ballads, bawdy innuendo and snatches of song in King Lear.
Paronymy and Paronymic Attraction in the Romanian Language" (with special reference to the oeuvre of I.
Firstly, words can be understood homonymic, synonymic or paronymic (Categories, 1a).