Onomasticons

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Definition of Onomasticons:

dictionary of synonyms and antonyms


Synonyms of Onomasticons:

reference book, glossary, lexicon, terminology, vocabulary, language reference book, sourcebook, storehouse of words, treasury of words, word list


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Sentence/Example of Onomasticons:

Eusebius, in his Onomasticon (264-294), places it between Medeba and Dibon.

We may take as an example the famous Onomasticon of Eusebius and Jerome.

"Drill" is used in the same sense in Charleton's "Onomasticon Zoicon," 1668.

The list of his works occupies five pages in Saxe's Onomasticon.

Onomasticon urbium & locorum sacræ scripturæ, in voce Βηζαϑά.

A great number of references to authors who have treated of Galileo is given by Sach in his Onomasticon.

Welsh philologists can do much to explain the Onomasticon Arthurianum; Cymric history generally may elucidate the subject matter.

Eusebius in his Onomasticon uses it as a central point from which the distances of other towns are measured.

Cicero had a high opinion of his intellectual powers, and considered him a great orator (see Orelli, Onomasticon Tullianum).





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