Synonyms for Icon:

n.

bar, blank, blip, box, button, cell, checkbox, active window, button bar. altar, biretta, cassock, chalice, collar, collection plate, cross, crucifix, dog collar, Easter Egg. celebrity, public figure, living legend, sleb, the glitterati. duplicate (noun)
carbon, clone, copy, counterfeit, ditto, double, duplicate, facsimile, image, imitation, likeness, model, parody, replica, representation, reproduction, resemblance, simulacrum, xerox.
icon (noun)
ikon, image.
image (noun)
ikon, likeness, representation, symbol.
indication (noun)
alert, badge, banner, beacon, brand, crest, cue, denotation, designation, emblem, figuration, flag, gesticulation, gesture, guidepost, hint, indication, insignia, key, label, legend, lighthouse, logo, logotype, marker, motion, notation, pointer, prompt, semaphore, sign, signal, signpost, stamp, symbol, tag, ticket, token, wave, wink.

Other synonyms:

living legend, sleb. Other relevant words:
celebrity, cross, crucifix, ikon, sleb.

Usage examples for icon

  1. Everything in the little house became hushed; the little lamp before the icon glowed and glimmered, the funny innocent little pair slept the sound sleep of the just, amidst the fragrant scent of musk and the chirping of the cricket. – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  2. The peasants gave me an icon with an inscription. – Note-Book of Anton Chekhov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
  3. 73. Cyclodus flavigularis, Wagler Icon t. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2) by George Grey