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cog•no•men



Pronunciation: (kog-nō'mun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/cognomen.html on line 77 [key]
n.,
pl. -no•mens, -nom•i•naPronunciation: (-nom'u-nu). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/cognomen.html on line 95 [key]

1. a surname.
2. any name, esp. a nickname.
3. the third and commonly the last name of a citizen of ancient Rome, indicating the person's house or family, as “Caesar” in “Gaius Julius Caesar.” Cf. agnomen (def. 1).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/cognomen.html on line 139 cognomen (Thesaurus)

 

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