What does known as mean?

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  1. Ambrose Bierce:

    The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Owls are known as lonely birds; but it is not known that they have the forest as their best friend!

  3. Barack Obama:

    They're not known as wild-eyed liberal states, but it just goes to show you that this is an issue that's bigger than politics.

  4. Jane Hall:

    It seems to me to be an honest mistake of conflating the two accounts, i don't think he has been known as anything other than a straight shooter.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    For a nation to be known as warrior is a shame! For a nation to be known as peaceful is an honour! Violence brings shame, killing brings disgrace; peacefulness brings honour, nonviolence brings esteem!

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