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Translation of "name" - English-German dictionary

name

noun /neim/
a word by which a person, place or thing is called der Name My name is Rachel She knows all the flowers by name. reputation; fame der Ruf He has a name for honesty. nameless adjective not having a name namenlos a nameless fear. not spoken of by name ungenannt The culprit shall remain nameless. namely adverb that is nämlich Only one student passed the exam, namely John. nameplate noun a piece of metal, plastic etc with a name on it das (Namens-)Schild You will know his office by the nameplate on the door. namesake noun a person with the same name as oneself der Namensvetter, die Namensschwester The painting had been bought by his grandfather and namesake George. call (someone) names to insult (someone) by applying rude names to him (jemanden) beschimpfen The other children at school have been calling him names again. in the name of by the authority of im Namen I arrest you in the name of the Queen. make a name for oneself to become famous, get a (usually good) reputation etc sich einen Namen nachen He made a name for himself as a concert pianist. name after ( American name for) to give (a child or a thing) the name of (another person) benennen nach Peter was named after his father.
Translations of “name”
in Arabic اِسْم…
in Korean 이름…
in Malaysian nama…
in French nom, réputation…
in Turkish ad, isim…
in Italian nome, titolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 名字,名稱, 名譽,名聲, 名人…
in Russian имя, название…
in Polish imię, nazwisko, nazwa…
in Vietnamese tên, danh tiếng…
in Spanish nombre, fama, reputación…
in Portuguese nome, título…
in Thai ชื่อ, ชื่อเสียง…
in Catalan nom…
in Japanese 名前…
in Indonesian nama, kemashuran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 名字,名称, 名誉,名声, 名人…
(Definition of name from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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