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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μήτηρ ‎(mḗtēr, mother) + ὄνυμα ‎(ónuma, name).

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metronym ‎(plural metronyms)

  1. The name of someone's mother.
  2. A matronymic surname.

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