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names

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. name calling, namesnoun

    verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument

    "sticks and stones may break my bones but names can never hurt me"

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Names

    Personal names, given or surname, as cultural characteristics, as ethnological or religious patterns, as indications of the geographic distribution of families and inbreeding, etc. Analysis of isonymy, the quality of having the same or similar names, is useful in the study of population genetics. NAMES is used also for the history of names or name changes of corporate bodies, such as medical societies, universities, hospitals, government agencies, etc.

Editors Contribution

  1. names

    Plural form and verb form of the word name.

    Their names were so beautiful and we were so grateful to be chose them.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'names' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1418

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'names' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1093

Anagrams for names »

  1. manse

  2. amens

  3. mensa, Mensa

  4. means

  5. manes

  6. Mensa

How to pronounce names?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of names in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of names in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of names in a Sentence

  1. Dick Lew:

    We tried to come up with names that celebrated individuality, while also connoting a vibrant spirit.

  2. Alison Thompson:

    Its hard to learn names when there are just so many people coming.

  3. Charles Anderson:

    They don't have to throw him up against the car and take his pants down to see if he is carrying drugs, they don't have to throw a numerous amount of young men against a fence to find out their names.

  4. Blake Sheltonhad:

    I'm just gonna make this really quick because everything I say is going to end up in the tabloids and it doesn’t even matter what I say, it will, i didn’t hear two names I felt like we left out today, and one isGwen Sebastian, who is my duet partner on ‘My Eyes,’ and the other isAshley Monroe, who is my duet partner on ‘Lonely Tonight.’.

  5. Libya Bernardino Leon:

    I do not think it makes sense for any institution that wants to play a relevant role in Libya not to bring names.

Images & Illustrations of names

  1. namesnamesnamesnamesnames

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