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According to Kripke, a rigid designator is a pronoun (but not all pronouns are rigid designators) and they pick out the same unique individual in each possible world. I understand this, however, if there is only one possible state of the world, can something lets say for example, Brittney - be a rigid designator?

Would love some help on this! Thanks!

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    If there is only one possible world then, by definition, any designator is rigid. – Conifold Jun 11 at 6:12

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