Other Word Forms of Heteronym
Origin of Heteronym
Coined around 1900, either from hetero- (“different”) + -onym (“name”) or from Ancient Greek ἑτερώνυμος (heterōnumos), or perhaps both.
Back-formation from heteronymous
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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