mihi nomen est

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mihi (to me), the dative form of the personal pronoun ego (I) + nōmen (name) + est (it is), the third person singular active present indicative of sum (I am). Literally meaning "I have the name" or "for me the name is...".

Phrase[edit]

mihi nōmen est (+ nominative)

  1. my name is
    • Laxdœla saga (the book at Google Books)
      Ille dixit: Thorolfus mihi nomen est.
      He said: Þorolfur is my name.

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