Cognomination Cog*nom`i*na"tion, n. [L. cognominatio.] A cognomen or surname. [R.] --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • Cognōmen — (lat.), Zu od. Beiname, s. u. Name; daher Cognominiren, Einem einen Zunamen geben, u. Cognomination, die Ertheilung eines Zu od. Beinamen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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