Metonymy - Wikipedia
Etymology. The words metonymy and metonym come from the Greek μετωνυμία, metōnymía, "a change of name", from μετά, metá, "after, post, beyond", and -ωνυμία, -ōnymía, a suffix that names figures of speech, from ὄνυμα, ónyma or ὄνομα, ónoma, "name".. Background. Metonymy and related figures of speech are common in everyday speech and writing.
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