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Spanish translation of “name”


noun /neim/
a word by which a person, place or thing is called My name is Rachel She knows all the flowers by name. reputation; fame He has a name for honesty. nameless adjective not having a name a nameless fear. not spoken of by name 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 You will know his office by the nameplate on the door. namesake noun a person with the same name as oneself The painting had been bought by his grandfather and namesake George. call (someone) names to insult (someone) by applying rude names to him 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 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) Peter was named after his father.
(Definition of name from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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