Sentence Examples


  • Arminius is a Latinized form of his patronymic Hermanns or Hermansen.
  • The patronymic of the Montaigne family, who derived their title from the château at which the essayist was born and which had been bought by his grandfather, was Eyquem.
  • If so, Bartholomew is probably a patronymic, the apostle's full name being Nathanael Bartolmai, i.e.
  • The name Kpoviwv, or KpovLSr)s, looks like a patronymic. Muller, however, thinks it originally meant only " connected with time, existing through all time."
  • Of his parentage (apart from his patronymic) and education nothing is known.