Translation of "name sb/sth after sb/sth" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

name sb/sth after sb/sth

(US also name sb/sth for sb/sth) phrasal verb with name /neɪm/ verb [ T ]

to give someone or something the same name as another person or thing

Paul was named after his grandad. 保羅的名字跟他爺爺一樣。
She told us about his brother, Apollo, born in 1969 and named for the U.S. astronauts' mission to the moon. 她告訴我們,他哥哥阿波羅的事,他出生於1969年,是以美國太空人的登月行動來命名的。

(Translation of “name sb/sth after sb/sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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