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Antonomasía setr sameiginligt nafn fyrir eiginligu nafni, ok verðr þat á þrjár leiðir, af ǫnd ok líkam ok fyrir útan ǫnd ok líkam.
Antonomasia is the use of a common noun for a proper noun, and occurs in three ways; by the spirit, by the body, and extrinsically.
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