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names

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. name calling, names(noun)

    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  

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
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say names in sign language?

  1. names

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. Louis Yost:

    It's not the board's mission to restore historical names.

  2. Kat DeBurgh:

    We recognize some of the names and tactics of the opponents of vaccine laws in the past, but we've never seen a reaction like this.

  3. Brian Aldiss:

    When childhood dies, its corpses are called adults and they enter society, one of the politer names of hell. That is why we dread children, even if we love them, they show us the state of our decay.

  4. Philip Petursson:

    (Energy) hasn't been a big bet at this point, i think that makes a number of energy names attractive... it might be little bit ahead of itself now. But if you're patient and have a 12 to 24-month window, I think energy is one of the more interesting sectors in the Canadian space.

  5. North Seattle College:

    Out of respect for the families of these students, the college cannot release their names at this time.

Images & Illustrations of names

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