Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
name

name

pronunciation:
neIm
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a word or group of words by which something or someone is known.
What is the name of the street where you live?My name is Jesse.
similar words:
identification, label, tag, title, trademark
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: named, names, naming
definition: to give a name to.
I named my kitten Fluffy.
synonyms:
call
similar words:
entitle, label
derivation: named (adj.)