Homonymous vs Homonymic - What's the difference?

homonymous | homonymic |

Homonymous is a see also of homonymic.


As adjectives the difference between homonymous and homonymic

is that homonymous is having the same name as another while homonymic is having the same form (orthographic/phonetic) but unrelated meaning.

homonymous

English

Adjective

(-)
  • having the same name as another
  • of or pertaining to a homonym
  • homonymic

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • Having the same form (orthographic/phonetic) but unrelated meaning.
  • See also

    * homonym * homonymexia * homonymous