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Postby Slava » Fri Jul 01, 2016 4:34 pm

We have had appellation, but somehow it never made it to the Agora, so here's a relative that can be done to make up for it: appellative.

It's the word that is the appellation, if I understand correctly. Thus, Eric the Red is an appellation, with the Red being the appellative part.

I suppose one way to use it now would be to have an appellative jury for a naming contest; or even just an appellative contest.

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