derived from the same root; cognate, as the words differ and defer
Origin of paronymousClassical Greek par?nymos ; from para-, beside (see para-) + onyma, name
Allied by derivation from the same root; having the same stem; for example, beautiful and beauteous.
Origin of paronymousGreek par&omacron;numos, derivative : para-, beside; see para–1 + onuma, name; see n&obremac;-men- in Indo-European roots.
paronym +"Ž -ous