List of eponyms (A–K)

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An eponym is a person (real or fictitious) from whom something is said to take its name. The word is back-formed from "eponymous", from the Greek "eponymos" meaning "giving name".


Here is a list of eponyms:

ABCDEFGHI–JKL–Z

A[edit]

B[edit]

C[edit]

D[edit]

E[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I–J[edit]

K[edit]

L–Z[edit]

See List of eponyms (L–Z)

An asterisk designates people who became eponyms despite their stated wishes not to.

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