Definition of onomatologist in English:

onomatologist

noun

  • An expert in or student of onomatology.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Edwards (1637–1716), Church of England clergyman. From onomato- + -logist, after Hellenistic Greek ὀνοματολόγος collector of words, person who tells people's names, nomenclator. Compare earlier onomastic.

Pronunciation

onomatologist

/ˌɒnəməˈtɒlədʒɪst/