- a language unit by which a person or thing is known;
- "his name really is George Washington"
- "those are two names for the same thing"
- a person's reputation;
- "he wanted to protect his good name"
- family based on male descent;
- "he had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name"
- a well-known or notable person;
- "they studied all the great names in the history of France"
- by the sanction or authority of;
- "halt in the name of the law"
- a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
- assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to;
- "They named their son David"
- "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"
- give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property;
- "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"
- charge with a function; charge to be;
- "She was named Head of the Committee"
- create and charge with a task or function;
- mention and identify by name;
- "name your accomplices!"
- make reference to;
- "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
- identify as in botany or biology, for example
- give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of;
- determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis
- NAME v NAMED, NAMING, NAMES to give a title to NAMABLE, NAMEABLE adj
Scrabble Score: 6name is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word
name is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary
name is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary
Words With Friends Score: 8name is a valid Words With Friends word