Definition of names. Meaning of names. Synonyms of names
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Definition of names
NameName Name, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Named; p. pr. & vb. n.
Naming.] [AS. namian. See Name, n.]
1. To give a distinctive name or appellation to; to entitle;
to denominate; to style; to call.
She named the child Ichabod. --1 Sam. iv.
Thus was the building left Ridiculous, and the work
Confusion named. --Milton.
2. To mention by name; to utter or publish the name of; to
refer to by distinctive title; to mention.
None named thee but to praise. --Halleck.
Old Yew, which graspest at the stones That name the
underlying dead. --Tennyson.
3. To designate by name or specifically for any purpose; to
nominate; to specify; to appoint; as, to name a day for
Whom late you have named for consul. --Shak.
4. (House of Commons) To designate (a member) by name, as the
Speaker does by way of reprimand.
Syn: To denominate; style; term; call; mention; specify;
Meaning of name from wikipedia
- yam is the common
name for some plant species
in the genus dioscorea
) that form edible
- a name is a word or term used for identification. names
of things, or a single
- the domain
name 'name' is a generic
(gtld) in the domain
of the internet
. their personal
and formal names membership within
the un system. this column indicates whether
or not a state
is a member
of the united nations
- taxonomic units
in higher ranks often
have a name that is based
on a generic
name, such as the family
- in contrast
to similarly named departments
countries, the united states department
of the interior
is not responsible
- the english
name of singapore
from the malay
(sanskrit : सिंहपुर, literally
lion city), hence
- name: etymology. the name 'yugoslavia', an anglicised transcription
of 'jugoslavija', is a composite
word made-up of 'jug' (with the 'j'
- a surname
is a name added
to a given
name and is part of a personal
name . in many cases, a surname
is a family
name . synonym
of 'family name'.
- a pseudonym
(pron. soo-doh-nim ) is a name that a person
or group assumes
for a particular
purpose, which differs
from his or her original