What is another word for name?

2459 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ nˈe͡ɪm], [ nˈe‍ɪm], [ n_ˈeɪ_m]

Name is a common word that is used to identify people, places, objects or things. However, there are various synonyms available to replace the word "name" depending on the context. For people's names, alternatives include title, moniker, nickname, designation, and appellation. When referring to an object's name, synonyms include label, caption, tag, and identification. The word "brand" is sometimes used as a synonym for name when referring to a company's identity. Additionally, terms such as handle, username, and alias are also synonyms for name, particularly when used in online forums. It is important to use the appropriate synonym to express the intended meaning and avoid confusion.

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What are the hypernyms for Name?

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What are the opposite words for name?

Name is a common word used to refer to a person, place, or thing. Antonyms are words, which have opposite meanings to a word. The opposite of name can be anonymous, which means to remain unknown or unnamed or to lack a name. Another antonym for name can be label, which is a descriptive term that denotes a characteristic or attribute of a person, place or thing, and is not that same as a name which denotes the unique identity of a person, place, or thing. The antonym of name can also be neglect, which means to disregard, overlook, or ignore someone or something's identity, significance or existence.

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Usage examples for Name

In the name of Heaven, who are you?
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
I am come in My Father's name, and ye receive Me not: if another shall come in his own name, him ye will receive.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I"
Marcus Dods
Do you remember the name of it?
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine

Famous quotes with Name

  • I have been further enlightened by the conversation and correspondence of some illustrious Italians, whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
    Edmond About
  • I am a quick study - I can memorize a script in an hour - but I can't remember a name three seconds. I've even forgotten my wife's name on occasion.
    Don Adams
  • I want to feel passion, I want to feel pain. I want to weep at the sound of your name. Come make me laugh, come make me cry... just make me feel alive.
    Joey Lauren Adams
  • Therefore I do pray and entreat you in the name of Jesus Christ to do so much as to make my being here in Japan known to my poor wife, in a manner a widow and my two children fatherless; which thing only is my greatest grief of heart and conscience.
    William Adams
  • It wasn't glamorous in my day. In the regions, reporters were seen as such low life that they didn't merit their name in the Radio Times. Now people are interested in being famous. I never gave it a thought.
    Kate Adie

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