Nome

Definitions

  • the Tombs of Princes Of The Gazelle-nome At Beni-hasan
    the Tombs of Princes Of The Gazelle-nome At Beni-hasan
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Nome a town in western Alaska on the southern coast of the Seward Peninsula; an important center of an Alaskan gold rush at the beginning of the 20th century
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The Iditarod Dogsled Race got its name from Iditarod, a small mining village along the race's route. The race commemorates an emergency operation in 1925 to get medical supplies to Nome, Alaska following a diphtheria epidemic.
    • Nome p. p. of Nim.
    • Nome A province or political division, as of modern Greece or ancient Egypt; a nomarchy.
    • Nome Any melody determined by inviolable rules.
    • n Nome (Alg) See Term.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The Iditarod dog sled race - from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska - commemorates an emergency operation in 1925 to get medical supplies to Nome following a diphtheria epidemic.
    • n nome An obsolete form of name.
    • nome An obsolete form of numb (original past participle of nim).
    • n nome In algebra, a term.
    • n nome A province or other political division of a country, especially of modern Greece and ancient Egypt.
    • n nome In ancient Greek music, a rule or form of melodic composition; hence, a song or melody conforming to such an artistic standard. Also nomas.
    • n nome In pathology, same as noma.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Nome nōm See Nomarch.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. , fr. to deal out, distribute

Usage

In literature:

Nome I nevah learned to read an write.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
Special Triads of the Nomes!
"The Temptation of St. Antony" by Gustave Flaubert
But she wrote to the postmaster at Nome and received word that her brother was dead.
"Polly and Eleanor" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
It so happened that on this unfortunate day Tiktok, the Clockwork Man, visited the Nome King to ask a favor.
"Little Wizard Stories of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
The nomes were ruled, at the time of which I write, by a King named Kaliko.
"Rinkitink in Oz" by L. Frank Baum
By the time the polls opened in Nome, Alaska, six hours later, the trend was obvious.
"Hail to the Chief" by Gordon Randall Garrett
DOWN THE RIVER TO NOME.
"The Boy Scouts on the Yukon" by Ralph Victor
A child at Nome, Alaska, playing with his father's team, was scratched by one of them.
"Panther Eye" by Roy J. Snell
You'd better keep going now; you'll get to Nome before the season opens.
"The Boy Scouts Book of Campfire Stories" by Various
At last he reached Olmuetz, a journey at that time something like going from New York to Nome.
"Lafayette" by Martha Foote Crow
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In poetry:

E vorrei stringerti--sul petto, come
Stretta e` la baja--dalle pendici;
E col tuo incidere--leggiadro nome
Queste felici
"Notte" by Ferdinando Fontana
E tu ne' carmi avrai perenne vita
Sponda che Arno saluta in suo cammino
Partendo la città che dal latino
Nome accogliea finor l'ombra fuggita.
"E Tu Ne’ Carmi A Vrai Perenne Vita" by Ugo Foscolo
The Old Man he goes smiling, for he's gathered in a crew:
We've various Turks and infidels, we've most things but a Jew:
He's got the pick of all the stiffs from Panama to Nome,
And we'll make them into sailors on the long road home.
"The Long Road Home" by Cicely Fox Smith
"Praise God," said Father Tim McGee, "he made you restitution,
And if he ever kneels to me I'll give him absolution."
"I'll have you guys to understand," said Driver Bill Jerome,
"The squarest gunman in the land is Black Moran from Nome."
"Black Moran" by Robert W Service
Nel cinquanta a Mercallo--fu fondata una scuola.
Era il verno.--Il Comune--fe' venir da Milano
Un maestro; un bel giovane;--avea nome Graziano;
Gli die` il lauto stipendio--di quattrocento lire
All'anno, e un bugigattolo--dove poter dormire.
"Acqua" by Ferdinando Fontana
The mule-skinner was Bill Jerome, the passengers were three;
Two tinhorns from the dives of Nome, and Father Tim McGee.
And as for sunny Southland bound, through weary woods they sped,
The solitude that ringed them round was silent as the dead.
"Black Moran" by Robert W Service

In news:

Just one of the 'perks' of living in Nome .
In this photo taken March 15, 2012 cars are buried by snow near a residential area of Nome , Alaska.
Dallas Seavey starts final leg to Nome .
From Anchorage to Nome .
Mahan rolls with Nome putter.
Russian tanker travels to iced-in Nome .
Mayor Denise Michels, of Nome , Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, Coast Guard District 17 commander, Alaska Sen Lisa Murkowski(R-Alaska) and Alaska Lt Gov.
The Renda is sailing to Nome to deliver fuel.
Covering Sarah Palin campaign from the Nome front.
Nome , Alaska – The Norton Sound Health Corp.
It was a day for champions Saturday at Iditarod Headquarters in Wasilla, where six past winners were among the 54 who signed up for the 2013 sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome.
Some day it may live again, but for now the Nome J Poem Subway Art Gallery and Comedy Club has been closed.
Clifton Vial became stranded when his pick-up truck got stuck in a snowdrift after running off a road 40 miles north of his home in Nome, Ala.
In Wednesday's News: Man burned in Saturday fire in Nome succumbed to injuries Tuesday.
An inspirational spot from the Christmas 2012 edition of our newsletter, The Nome Static: Sweet Child of Bethlehem , grant that we may share in the profound mystery of Christmas.
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In science:

He does calculate an elliptic nome, which he then inserts into a Modular Function he defines.
On the Complete Solution to the Most General Fifth Degree Polynomial
Per prima cosa scrivere nome, cognome e codice fiscale (serve per la distribuzione del foglio da riconsegnare).
WebTeach in practice: the entrance test to the Engineering faculty in Florence
Kamp ´e de Feriet, Fonctions hyperg ´eom ´etriques et hypersph ´eriques - poly nomes d’Hermite.
On the regulator of Fermat motives and generalized hypergeometric functions
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