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See also: nominó, nominò, n-omino, and nomino-




  1. first-person singular present indicative form of nominar




  1. first-person singular present indicative of nominare



From nōmen (name).



nōminō (present infinitive nōmināre, perfect active nōmināvī, supine nōminātum); first conjugation

  1. I name, give a name to, call by name.
  2. I make famous.
  3. I nominate for office.
  4. I accuse, arraign.


   Conjugation of nōminō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nōminō nōminās nōminat nōmināmus nōminātis nōminant
imperfect nōminābam nōminābās nōminābat nōminābāmus nōminābātis nōminābant
future nōminābō nōminābis nōminābit nōminābimus nōminābitis nōminābunt
perfect nōmināvī nōmināvistī, nōmināstī2 nōmināvit nōmināvimus nōmināvistis, nōmināstis2 nōmināvērunt, nōmināvēre
pluperfect nōmināveram nōmināverās nōmināverat nōmināverāmus nōmināverātis nōmināverant
future perfect nōmināverō nōmināveris nōmināverit nōmināverimus nōmināveritis nōmināverint
passive present nōminor nōmināris, nōmināre nōminātur nōmināmur nōmināminī nōminantur
imperfect nōminābar nōminābāris, nōminābāre nōminābātur nōminābāmur nōminābāminī nōminābantur
future nōminābor nōmināberis, nōminābere nōminābitur nōminābimur nōminābiminī nōminābuntur
perfect nōminātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect nōminātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect nōminātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nōminem nōminēs nōminet nōminēmus nōminētis nōminent
imperfect nōminārem nōminārēs nōmināret nōminārēmus nōminārētis nōminārent
perfect nōmināverim nōmināverīs nōmināverit nōmināverīmus nōmināverītis nōmināverint
pluperfect nōmināvissem, nōmināssem2 nōmināvissēs, nōmināssēs2 nōmināvisset, nōmināsset2 nōmināvissēmus, nōmināssēmus2 nōmināvissētis, nōmināssētis2 nōmināvissent, nōmināssent2
passive present nōminer nōminēris, nōminēre nōminētur nōminēmur nōminēminī nōminentur
imperfect nōminārer nōminārēris, nōminārēre nōminārētur nōminārēmur nōminārēminī nōminārentur
perfect nōminātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect nōminātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present nōminā nōmināte
future nōminātō nōminātō nōminātōte nōminantō
passive present nōmināre nōmināminī
future nōminātor nōminātor nōminantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives nōmināre nōmināvisse, nōmināsse2 nōminātūrum esse nōminārī, nōminārier1 nōminātum esse nōminātum īrī
participles nōmināns nōminātūrus nōminātus nōminandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
nōminandī nōminandō nōminandum nōminandō nōminātum nōminātū

1The present passive infinitive in -ier is a rare poetic form which is attested for this verb.
2At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.

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  • Asturian: nomar
  • Catalan: nomenar, nominar (borrowing)
  • English: nominate
  • French: nominer (borrowing/calque), nommer
  • Galician: nomear


  • nomino in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nomino in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nomino in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to speak of some one respectfully: honoris causa aliquem nominare or appellare
    • to cite a person or a thing as an example: aliquem (aliquid) exempli causa ponere, proferre, nominare, commemorare
    • (ambiguous) to give the etymological explanation of words: nomina enodare or verborum origines quaerere, indagare
    • (ambiguous) to book a debt: nomina facere or in tabulas referre
    • (ambiguous) to pay one's debts: nomina (cf. sect. XIII. 3) solvere, dissolvere, exsolvere
    • (ambiguous) to demand payment of, recover debts: nomina exigere (Verr. 3. 10. 28)
    • (ambiguous) the agent (nomenclator) mentions the names of constituents to the canvasser: nomina appellat (nomenclator)
    • (ambiguous) to enlist oneself: nomen (nomina) dare, profiteri





  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of nominar.



Borrowed from Latin nomen (name).


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nomino (n class, plural nomino)

  1. noun (grammatical category)


Further reading[edit]

  • nomino in Swahili Oxford Living Dictionaries, Oxford University Press