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misname

[mis-neym] /mɪsˈneɪm/
verb (used with object), misnamed, misnaming.
1.
to name incorrectly or wrongly; miscall.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; mis-1 + name
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misname

v.

c.1500 "to call (someone) a bad name;" see mis- (1) + name (v.). Related: Misnamed; misnaming.

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