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Definición de “name” en inglés


noun     /neɪm/
A1 [C] the word or words that a person , thing, or place is known by: "Hi, what's your name?" "My name's Diane." Please write your full (= complete ) name and address on the form . What's the name of that mountain in the distance ? We finally agreed on the name Luca for our son . The students were listed by name and by country of origin .Names and titles B2 [C usually singular] the opinion or reputation that someone or something has: She went to court to clear her name (= prove that the bad things said about her were not true ). Their actions gave British football a bad name in Europe at that time . They're trying to restore the good name of the manufacturer .Reputation [C] someone who is famous or has a good reputation : It seemed like all the big names in football were there.Famous peopleImportant people and describing important people by the name of sth formal called: I've got to talk to a professor by the name of Bin Said.Names and titles go by the name of sth to give yourself a name that is not your real name: In the business world he goes by the name of J. Walter Fortune .Names and titles in the name of sb (also in sb's name) for someone or belonging to someone: I've come to collect my tickets - I reserved them by phone yesterday in the name of Tremin. The house is in my wife's name.Belongings and possessions Gramática:Names and titles: addressing peopleWhen we talk to someone directly, we use names and titles:
(Definition of name noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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