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Spanish translation of “name”

name

noun /neim/
a word by which a person, place or thing is called
nombre
My name is Rachel She knows all the flowers by name.
reputation; fame
fama, reputación
He has a name for honesty.
nameless adjective not having a name
indescriptible
a nameless fear.
not spoken of by name
anónimo
The culprit shall remain nameless.
namely adverb that is
a saber
Only one student passed the exam, namely John.
nameplate noun a piece of metal, plastic etc with a name on it
placa
You will know his office by the nameplate on the door.
namesake noun a person with the same name as oneself
tocayo
The painting had been bought by his grandfather and namesake George.
call (someone) names to insult (someone) by applying rude names to him
insultar
The other children at school have been calling him names again.
in the name of by the authority of
en nombre de
I arrest you in the name of the Queen.
make a name for oneself to become famous, get a (usually good) reputation etc
hacerse un nombre
He made a name for himself as a concert pianist.
name after phrasal verb ( (also name forAmerican)) to give (a child or a thing) the name of (another person)
poner el nombre
Peter was named after his father.
(Definition of name from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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