Translation of "name" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /neɪm/ us

A1 [ C ] the word or group of words that is used to refer to a person, thing, or place

ad, isim
What's your name?
My name's Alexis.
I can't remember the name of the street he lives on.
He didn't mention her by name (= he did not say her name).
in the name of sth

If bad things are done in the name of something, they are done in order to help that thing succeed.

...ın/in adına/namına/hesabına
So much blood has been spilt in the name of religion.
a bad/good name

B2 If things or people have a bad/good name, people have a bad/good opinion of them.

iyi/kötü isim/ad/ün/nam/şöhret
Their behaviour gives us all a bad name.
call sb names

to use impolite or unpleasant words to describe someone

sövüp saymak, ağzına geleni söylemek, kötü sözler söylemek

(Translation of “name noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)