- A word or phrase that has a meaning the same as, or very close to, that of another word or phrase.
- Happy is a of joyful.
- (zoology) In zoological nomenclature, any of the formal names applying to a particular taxon, including the correct name (the valid name), which will be the senior synonym.
- (botany) In botanical nomenclature, any of the other names also applying to a particular taxon.
- Dutch: synoniem(nl)n
- French: synonyme(fr)m
- German: Synonym(de)n
- Italian: sinonimo(it)m
- Spanish: sinónimo(es)m
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