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Other Word Forms of Synonym
Origin of Synonym
From Middle English sinonyme, from Latin synōnymum, from Ancient Greek συνώνυμον (sunōnumon), neuter singular form of συνώνυμος (sunōnumos, “synonymous"), from σύν (sun, “with") + ὄνομα (onoma, “name").
Middle English sinonyme from Old French synonyme from Latin synōnymum from Greek sunōnumon from neuter of sunōnumos synonymous synonymous
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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