Date: Mon, 3 Apr 1995 13:35:25 -0500
From: Lewis Sanborne lsanbore[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SAUNIX.SAU.EDU
Subject: names to nouns
I'm forwarding this query that has me stumped:
Is there a term for the process of turning a proper name into a word?
The original querier cites Angstrom. I'll forward any replies back. Thanks!
Lew Sanborne lsanbore[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]saunix.sau.edu
St. Ambrose University
English and Academic Support
Davenport, IA 52803