Definitions for nomenˈnoʊ mɛn; ˈnɒm ə nə, ˈnoʊ mə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

no•menˈnoʊ mɛn; ˈnɒm ə nə, ˈnoʊ mə-(n.)(pl.)nom•i•na

  1. (in ancient Rome) the second name of a citizen, indicating the person's gens, as “Gaius Julius Caesar.”

    Category: Ancient History

Origin of nomen:

1885–90; < L nōmenname

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nomen

    of Nim

  2. Nomen

    p. p. of Nim


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