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Definition of "toponyms" [toponyms]

  • Plural form of toponym. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "toponyms" in a sentence
  • "Place and features names, also called toponyms, make some maps particularly collectable."
  • "Some existing toponyms were totally changed to reflect the importance of particular individuals, events or dates."
  • "Just added to the site is my attempt at an article about Mexico's toponyms (place names), some of which are derived from Nahuatl and other indigenous languages, and some of which derive from Spanish."