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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • In the name of In behalf of; by the authority of.
    • In the name of in behalf of; on the part of; by authority; as, it was done in the name of the people; -- often used in invocation, swearing, praying, and the like.
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"I salute you in the name of Jonesville and America." "I salute you in the name of Jonesville and America."


  • Stephen Spender
    Stephen Spender
    “I think of those who were truly great. The names of those who in their lives fought for life, Who wore at their hearts the fire's center.”
  • Woodrow T. Wilson
    “There is no question what the roll of honor in America is. The roll of honor consists of the names of men who have squared their conduct by ideals of duty.”
  • Morris Mandel
    Morris Mandel
    “Integrity: A name is the blueprint of the thing we call character. You ask, What's in a name? I answer, Just about everything you do.”
  • Dennis Frakes
    Dennis Frakes
    “Any child can tell you that the sole purpose of a middle name is so he can tell when he's really in trouble.”
  • Phaedrus
    “In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name.”
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    “Napoleon for the sake of a good name broke in pieces half the world.”


In literature:

The names of some of them occur in one source in a Goidelic, in another in a Brythonic form.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5" by Various
Samoa, where we find our story, is the name of a group of volcanic islands in Central Polynesia.
"Custom and Myth" by Andrew Lang
Many of the earlier editions inserted the name of Torquatus, but it is not found in any of the best manuscripts.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
But Nockemorf, the name of Bob Sawyer's predecessor in the apothecary business, is almost equally tiresome in a different style.
"Springtime and Other Essays" by Francis Darwin
Invitations to a ball should be issued in the name of the hostess only.
"Manners and Rules of Good Society" by Anonymous
Moyer, Haywood and Pettibone are not murderers; it is a ghastly lie, and I denounce it in the name of law and in the name of justice.
"Labor and Freedom" by Eugene V. Debs
ABSOLU'TION, remission of a penitent's sins in the name of God.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
In addition to the undeniable similarity of the stories of these heroes, a certain similarity of name has been claimed.
"Beowulf" by R. W. Chambers
The name and memory of this composer awaken, in the heart of the lover of music, sentiments of the deepest reverence and admiration.
"Great Musical Composers" by George T. Ferris
Among the disciples of Taddeo Gaddi I have named Jacopo del Casentino, of whom there are some remains in the church of Orsanmichele.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 1 (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi
In the name of heaven, leave me!
"The Pocket Bible or Christian the Printer" by Eugène Sue
Bills at the railway stations announce the names of points where the sports are in progress, with a schedule of the fares.
"The Car That Went Abroad" by Albert Bigelow Paine
Prior to the period of which we have just been speaking, a name much in the mouths of our early settlers was that of Robert Gourlay.
"Toronto of Old" by Henry Scadding
But this is in virtue of what he has previously heard concerning York; not by anything implied in the name.
"A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive" by John Stuart Mill
It is at this stage, probably, in the progress of a concrete name, that the corresponding abstract name generally comes into use.
"A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive" by John Stuart Mill
Had Pasteur died in 1868, he would have left a name immortal in the annals of science.
"Makers of Modern Medicine" by James J. Walsh
The Vanderbilt name has lost none of its lustre in the hands of the second generation.
"Peculiarities of American Cities" by Willard Glazier
The name of Sir John Colborne is inseparably blended with that of Upper Canada College in the minds of the people of this Province.
"The Canadian Portrait Gallery Volume 3" by John Charles Dent
In the 7th century the name of Vasconia was substituted for that of Novempopulana.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4" by Various
Shall I behold the Russians commanding in our provinces in the name of a Pole?
"The New-York Weekly Magazine" by Various

In poetry:

Still the ancient name rings on
And brings, in the untrampled wheat,
The tumult of a thousand feet.
"Viroconium" by Mary Webb
Why should I know why I could weep?
The old urns cannot read
The names they wear of kings they keep
In ashes; both are dead.
"Why Sad To-Day?" by Rose Hawthorne Lathrop
It makes the leaders of the state
Forget that man needs limit,
And names this crime industry great,
Because there's money in it.
"Strong Drink" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Do you now ask at what I aim ?
From these I seek to know the name
Of that twelfth portion of the year
When Sol in Libra doth appear.
"Enigma XXXVII." by Elizabeth Hitchener
And she would whisper in thy ear,
And press upon thy infant mind
The name, the love of Jesus dear,
And God, thy Father good and kind.
"A Faithful Mother's Love" by Janet Hamilton
Yon brig is call'd the Curieux.
To Britain's foes a deadly name;
Her captain, Sherriff, and his crew
No strangers in the lists of fame!
"The Curieux" by John Mayne

In news:

In the name of God, it's time to stop the political pandering.
Brewers work together in the name of beer.
In the Name of the Future, Rio Is Destroying Its Past.
In the name of Curiosity, fully fund the Mars mission.
However, a Kentucky man might have taken that concept a little too far over the weekend, when he set an entire toilet on fire in the name of religion.
Cutting the cord in the name of family travel.
In the Name of Progress.
Woods Cross, Skyline softball teams clash - in the name of fighting cancer.
In the name of saving Fairchild, County Commissioner Al French has made a solid case for better planning in Spokane County.
What in the name of Oliver Stone.
Two students in Germany have provoked outrage by threatening to slaughter a sheep in the name of art.
There is no end to the bad ideas advanced in the name of school reform.
Killing In The Name Of .
In the Name of the Father.
Don't Destroy Unemployment Insurance in the Name of 'Reform'.

In science:

In quantum mechanics, this way of ordering operators goes under the name of Weyl ordering.
Gauge theory description of compactified pp-waves
Namely, spheres in the region of log y < 0 are observed as ‘dark’.
The Probability Distribution Function of Light in the Universe: Results from Hydrodynamic Simulations
In some problems of dissipative kinetics (namely, in the problem of initial layer for the Boltzmann equation) it was found to be effective to approximate the tra jectories by segments (with further smoothing and corrections, or without them).
Geometry of irreversibility: The film of nonequilibrium states
In what follows we consider Markovian dynamics in the framework of weak Markov property, namely Markov families, see [20, 21].
On Markovian behaviour of $p$-adic random dynamical systems
In Section 3 we will present consistency results in the space of density matrices w.r.t. L1 and L2 -norms using two different types of estimators, namely projection and sieve maximum likelihood estimators.
An invitation to quantum tomography (II)
In the case of Wishart matrices, the large N limit of the eigenvalue distribution was found in 1967 by Marchenko and Pastur and is now named after them.
Orthogonal Polynomials and Fluctuations of Random Matrices
This corollary is used in the proof of the main result of Section 3, namely, Theorem 3.2, which states a Jacobson-Bourbaki correspondence for simple artinian subextensions of a ring extension.
Galois Corings and a Jacobson-Bourbaki type Correspondence
This result in Eq. (54) goes by the name of the Pollaczek-Spitzer formula which was originally derived using completely different methods [14, 15].
Unified Solution of the Expected Maximum of a Random Walk and the Discrete Flux to a Spherical Trap
Among the pioneers, the names of Einstein, Schr¨odinger, DeBroglie, and Bohm stand out in this regard.
Generalizing Quantum Mechanics for Quantum Spacetime
The names of the cuts referenced above are as defined in table 4.
Measurement of \Omega_m, \Omega_{\Lambda} from a blind analysis of Type Ia supernovae with CMAGIC: Using color information to verify the acceleration of the Universe
Namely, (b) is clear, and G1 is a homomorphic image of SL(n, q) or SL(n, q2 ) (as is seen from the commutator relations in Section 5 – or more precisely in the case of odd-dimensional unitary groups, from the explicit relations in [Gr, BGKLP]).
Presentations of finite simple groups: a quantitative approach
The name of teleparallel gravity is normally used to denote the general threeparameter theory introduced in .
Energy and Momentum densities of cosmological models, with equation of state $\rho=\mu$, in general relativity and teleparallel gravity
We show this result in the case of two generalized Gevrey ultradistributions, namely we obtain the following theorem.
Colombeau generalized Gevrey ultradistributions and their microlocal analysis
In order to justify the naming of these coefficients, we remark that, after some rescaling, Ks+e (M ) is an isometric invariant of the Riemannian submanifold M of S n .
Average volume, curvatures, and Euler characteristic of random real algebraic varieties
These states play an important role in a completely different context, namely in the theory of one-dimensional spin chains , where they constitute the set of variational states over which Density Matrix Renormalization Group techniques are carried out [23, 24, 25].
Sequential Generation of Matrix-Product States in Cavity QED