Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: name

1. name (om kommunikation) a language unit by which a person or thing is known


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis name really is George Washington.
Those are two names for the same thing.


Mindre specifikke termerlanguage unit, linguistic unit


Mere specifikke termeragnomen, alias, anonym, appellation, appellative, assumed name, assumed name, author's name, brand, brand name, cognomen, company name, computer file name, computer filename, DBA, denomination, designation, Doing Business As, domain name, eponym, eponym, false name, family name, fictitious name, file name, filename, first name, forename, given name, hypocorism, last name, marque, matronymic, metronymic, middle name, misnomer, nickname, nom de guerre, patronym, patronymic, pet name, place name, pseudonym, signature, street name, street name, street name, surname, title, toponym, trade name, writer's name

2. name (om tilstand) a person's reputation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe wanted to protect his good name.


Mindre specifikke termerreputation, repute

3. name (om gruppe) family based on male descent


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gens


Mindre specifikke termerfamily, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, phratry, sept

4. name (om person) a well-known or notable person


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey studied all the great names in the history of France.
She is an important figure in modern music.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)figure, public figure


Mindre specifikke termerimportant person, influential person, personage

5. name (om handling) by the sanction or authority of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHalt in the name of the law.


Mindre specifikke termersanction

6. name (om kommunikation) a defamatory or abusive word or phrase


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)epithet


Mindre specifikke termercalumniation, calumny, defamation, hatchet job, obloquy, traducement


Mere specifikke termersmear word


Engelsk udsagnsord: name

1. name (om kommunikation) assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey named their son David.
The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey name him "Bobby"


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)call


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody something


Mindre specifikke termerlabel


Mere specifikke termerbaptise, baptize, christen, dub, entitle, nickname, refer, rename, style, tag, term, title, title


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaddress, call, call

2. name (om kommunikation) give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMany senators were named in connection with the scandal.
The almanac identifies the auspicious months.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)identify


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerdenote, refer


Mere specifikke termerannounce, enumerate, itemise, itemize, list, number, recite

3. name (om adfærd) charge with a function; charge to be


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe was named Head of the Committee.
She was made president of the club.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey name her vice president


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make, nominate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody something


Mindre specifikke termerappoint, charge


Mere specifikke termerrename

4. name (om adfærd) create and charge with a task or function


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNominate a committee.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)appoint, constitute, nominate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerconstitute, establish, found, institute, plant


Mere specifikke termerco-opt, pack

5. name (om kommunikation) mention and identify by name


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningName your accomplices!.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerdefine, determine, fix, limit, set, specify

6. name (om kommunikation) make reference to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis name was mentioned in connection with the invention.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advert, bring up, cite, mention, refer


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhave in mind, mean, think of


Mere specifikke termerappeal, bring up, cite, commend, cross-refer, drag up, dredge up, invoke, namedrop, quote, raise, remember, remember, speak of the devil, touch on

7. name (om erkendelse) identify as in botany or biology, for example


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)describe, discover, distinguish, identify, key, key out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Kan forårsageassort, class, classify, separate, sort, sort out

8. name (om kommunikation) give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningList the states west of the Mississippi.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)list


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerenumerate, itemise, itemize, recite

9. name (om erkendelse) determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)diagnose


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeranalyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study


Mere specifikke termerexplore









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