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homonymous


homonymous


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Homonymous  \Ho*mon"y*mous\,  a.  [L.  homonymus,  Gr  ?;  ?  the  same 
  +  ?,  for  ?  name  akin  to  E.  name.] 
  1.  Having  the  same  name  or  designation;  standing  in  the  same 
  relation;  --  opposed  to  heteronymous. 
 
  2.  Having  the  same  name  or  designation,  but  different  meaning 
  or  relation;  hence  equivocal;  ambiguous.