Toponym meaning

tŏp'ə-nĭm'
A place name.
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A name derived from a place or region.
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A name of a place.
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A placename.
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A name that indicates origin, natural locale, etc., as in zoological nomenclature.
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A word derived from the name of a place.
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Origin of toponym

  • Back-formation from toponymy
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Back-formation from toponymy.
    From Wiktionary