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  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj naming inclined to or serving for the giving of names "the appellative faculty of children","the appellative function of some primitive rites"
    • n naming the act of putting a person into a non-elective position "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee"
    • n naming the verbal act of naming "the part he failed was the naming of state capitals"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Palette Inscribed With the Name of MirikarÎ Palette Inscribed With the Name of MirikarÎ
"I salute you in the name of Jonesville and America." "I salute you in the name of Jonesville and America."
I can write my name on the piano I can write my name on the piano

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In Disney's Fantasia, the Sorcerer's name is Yensid, which is Disney spelled backward.
    • n naming The act of giving a name to anything: as, the naming and description of shells.
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  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Be good. And if you can't be good, be careful. And if you can't be careful, name it after me.”
  • Mark Twain
    “Accident is the name of the greatest of all inventors.”
  • Rudyard Kipling
    “I had six honest serving men. They taught me all I knew. Their names were: Where, What, When, Why, How and Who.”
  • Henry Drummond
    Henry Drummond
    “He lives who dies to win a lasting name.”
  • Plato
    “They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.”
  • Fred A. Allen
    “I always have trouble remembering three things: faces, names, and -- I can't remember what the third thing is.”


Give a dog a bad name - A person who is generally known to have been guilty of some offence will always be suspected to be the author of all similar types of offence. Once someone has gained a bad reputation, it is very difficult to lose it.
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me - To be resistant to criticism. This is often said to young children upset over the fact that another child called them something that they did not like.
Your name is mud - If someone's name is mud, then they have a bad reputation.


In literature:

This child's name was Pandora.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12)" by Various
MULATTO MAN, named John Massenberg, or John Henry Pettifoot, who has been passing as free, under the name of Sydney.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
Of her were born a son named Vala and a daughter named Sura (wine), to the joy of the gods.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
Nagahvaya is 'named after tree' for Arjuna is the name of an Indian tree.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
I asked only to be allowed to submit the name of one officer from each Presidency.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
The lower of these two high names, the people said, was the name of Washington.
"Stories of American Life and Adventure" by Edward Eggleston
They named this child Isaac, as the angel had told them he should be named.
"The Wonder Book of Bible Stories" by Compiled by Logan Marshall
Hebrew Names Roman Names.
"The Bible Book by Book" by Josiah Blake Tidwell
Don't put my name on the stone, put her name and those of the children.
"Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks" by Charles Felton Pidgin
Joseph was named after his father, whose name was Joseph.
"A Young Folks' History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" by Nephi Anderson

In poetry:

--Names, gratefu' to the patriot's ear!
Which Scotia's sons delight to hear!--
Names, that the brave will lang revere
Wi' valour's sigh!
--Dear to the Muse! -- but doubly dear
To Liberty!'
"The Links O' Forth : Or, A Parting Peep At The Carse O' Sterling" by Hector MacNeill
Wilt thou not yet to me reveal
Thy new, unutterable name?
Tell me, I still beseech thee, tell;
To know it now resolved I am;
Wrestling, I will not let thee go
Till I thy name, thy nature know.
"Wrestling Jacob" by Charles Wesley
Come, friend, and record on this reverend oak
Thy name by my own, they shall stand side by side"
And I hastened to do so with glee as he spoke,
And I gazed on the names with a feeling of pride.
"The Friends" by Lennox Amott
Death is subdued to thee, and hell's bands broken;
Where thou art only is heaven; who hears not thee,
Time shall not hear him; when men's names are spoken,
A nameless sign of death shall his name be.
"Mater Triumphalis" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
I need not tell thee who I am;
My sin and misery declare;
Thyself hast called me by my name;
Look on thy hands, and read it there;
But who, I ask thee, who art thou?
Tell me thy name, and tell me now.
"Wrestling Jacob" by Charles Wesley
"Were not your pains as my pains?
As my name are your names not divine?
Was not the light in your eyes
Mine, the light of my skies,
And the sweet shed blood of your veins,
O my beautiful martyrs, mine?
"Mentana : First Anniversary" by Algernon Charles Swinburne

In news:

Csc Corporate Domain sm, an ICANN accredited registrar, was recently named an domain name registrar.
In a recently issued decision, Brookfield Communications, Inc v West Coast Entertainment Corp. 2d 1545 (9th Cir 1999) the Ninth Circuit held that acquiring a domain name registration does not constitute trademark use of that name.
"By working together we will all be able to explain to consumers what is a domain name , the importance of a domain name and how it works.".
What's in a Name: Getting a Domain Name on the Internet.
A company name with a non-matching domain name may spell disaster for your business.
Was named hershey's kiss when he was sold, and the last owners told me they sold him to a lady named Jackie who lives down forest drive, annapolis.
They name their songs in eight words or more, or don't name them at all, as if to obfuscate any radio DJ who would dare play them or short-circuit the Billboard charts that wouldn't have them anyway.
On Tuesday, a Democrat named Walter Sansing was in a race for county commissioner against a Republican named Charles Beasley, who was on the ballot despite the inconvenience of having died several weeks earlier.
So let's name it — a name already is use.
The US Department of Health and Human Services has named Bryan Sivak as its new chief technology officer, replacing Todd Park, who was named federal CTO by President Obama in March.
It took just five seconds to recite the name, rank and company of a single firefighter killed on 9/11.It took just five seconds to recite the name.
Their names were published in the paper and other media, as well as well as the name of the driver in another vehicle who is alleged to have caused the wreck.
There are thousands of kids named John, Susan, Emily, and Tyler across America, but some parents do get rather inventive, maybe bordering on crazy, when it comes to naming their kids.
Graham Erin Danhausen, a senior at Linden High School, has been named to the Junior Olympic International Trap shooting team, one of only two girls in the country so named.
If you were going to name a boat, pick a name that you WOULDNT go with.

In science:

This will in turn confirm that the normalization of the functional representation of the coherent state (139), namely (144), is consistent with that obtained by operator methods, namely (140).
String Vertex Operators and Cosmic Strings
This section is devoted to establishing the precise form of Ekeland’s variational principle for lower semicontinuous ¯L0−valued functions on complete RN modules under two kinds of topologies (namely Tε,λ and Tc ), namely Theorem 3.6 and 3.10 below.
Ekeland's Variational Principle for An $\bar{L}^{0}-$Valued Function on A Complete Random Metric Space
Membrane systems ms have the following meaning: ms1 | ms2 represents the juxtaposition of ms1 and ms2 , µ (m, ms) represents the hierarchical composition of m and ms, namely the containment of ms in m, and F (m) represents a flat membrane, namely it states that m does not contain any child membrane.
A Testing Framework for P Systems
Each block is either a procedure, a vocabulary (which is a list of sort, predicate and function names), a logic theory over vocabularies (which describes a piece of background knowledge using the relation and function names of its vocabulary), or a (possibly three-valued) structure over vocabularies.
A prototype of a knowledge-based programming environment
Section 9 below), there are good reasons for an alternative terminology: namely, T -algebras deserve the name T -linear spaces, and homomorphisms deserve the name T linear maps (and, if T is understood from the context, the ‘T ’ may even be omitted).
Commutative monads as a theory of distributions