nome

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See also: Nome, nomé, nõme, and ñome

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Etymology 1[edit]

From French nome, from Ancient Greek νομός (nomós, district), from νέμω (némō, I divide). Doublet of nomos.

Noun[edit]

nome (plural nomes)

  1. A prefecture or unit of regional government in Greece.
    Laconia is the southernmost nome in the Peloponnese.
  2. A territorial division of ancient Egypt.
    • 1983, Norman Mailer, Ancient Evenings:
      Yet the part will be as the whole, and you will be the High Priest in this nome of Egypt.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek νόμος (nómos), from νέμω (némō, I divide). Differs from Etymology 1 in the position of Ancient Greek accent, though from the same root.

Noun[edit]

nome (plural nomes)

  1. A type of musical composition in Ancient Greece.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Contraction.

Interjection[edit]

nome

  1. (US, regional) Alternative form of no'm (no ma'am)
    • 1929, William Faulkner, The Sound and the Fury, Folio Society 2016, p. 7:
      Mother said, “Is he cold, Versh.”
      Nome.” Versh said.

Etymology 4[edit]

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The sense "term" is from French -nôme, second element of binôme etc., again from Ancient Greek νομός (nomós) here in its sense "division". The name of the special function may be identical or may be an independent borrowing from the Greek[1].

Noun[edit]

nome

  1. (mathematics, obsolete) A term in an algebraic expression.
  2. (mathematics) A special function with which elliptic functions and modular forms can be described.

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nomen.

Noun[edit]

nome

  1. name

Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomes)

  1. name
  2. noun

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Bavarian[edit]

Noun[edit]

nome

  1. (Sappada, Sauris) name

References[edit]

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien.

Esperanto[edit]

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  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

nome

  1. namely

Galician[edit]

Names (nomes) and signatures on a 10th century Galician charter: Mirellus, Viliefredus, Sedeges, Euenandus, Adolinus...

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese nome, from Latin nōmen, nōminis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

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Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomes)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) a noun, a substantive or adjective
  3. (figuratively) fame, renown

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References[edit]

  • nome” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • nome” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • nome” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • nome” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • nome” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Istro-Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥. Compare Romanian nume.

Noun[edit]

nome (definite nomelu)

  1. name

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈno.me/, /ˈnɔ.me/[1]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: nó‧me

Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomi)

  1. name
  2. first name
    Synonym: nome di battesimo
  3. name, reputation
    Synonyms: reputazione, fama
  4. (grammar) noun

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References[edit]

  1. ^ nome in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomes)

  1. name

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English noma, variant of nama.

Noun[edit]

nome (plural nomes)

  1. Alternative form of name

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomes)

  1. name

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

nome

  1. neuter of nomen

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen (name), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

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Noun[edit]

nome m

  1. name

Descendants[edit]

  • Fala: nomi
  • Galician: nome
  • Portuguese: nome

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese nome, from Latin nōmen (name), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈnõ.mi/, [ˈnõ.mi]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈno.mɨ/, [ˈno.mɨ]

Noun[edit]

nome m (plural nomes)

  1. name (word or phrase which identifies an individual person, place, class, or thing)
  2. name (what somebody is known for)
    Preciso limpar meu nome.
    I must clear my name.
  3. (grammar) noun
  4. insult

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For quotations using this term, see Citations:nome.

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