Namesake and Name


Namesake noun - A person with the same name as another.
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Name and namesake are semantically related In some cases you can replace term "Name" with "Namesake", this nouns are similar.


Name noun - A word or combination of words by which a person or thing is regularly known.

Namesake and name are semantically related in someone topic. Sometimes you can use "Namesake" instead a noun "Name".

Nearby Words: named, nameless, naming
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