1. [syn: eponymous, eponymic]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Eponymous \E*pon"y*mous\, a. [Gr. ?; 'epi` upon, to + ? for ?
Relating to an eponym; giving one's name to a tribe, people,
country, and the like.
What becomes . . . of the Herakleid genealogy of the
Spartan kings, when it is admitted that eponymous
persons are to be canceled as fictions? --Grote.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: being or relating to or bearing the name of an eponym
[syn: eponymous, eponymic]