Name-son

Name-sake; also name-child, etc.

“God for ever bless your honour, I am your name-son, sure enough.” —Smollett: Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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