Antonyms for nomen

Grammar : Noun
Spell : noh-men
Phonetic Transcription : ˈnoʊ mɛn

Definition of nomen

  • As in name : noun title given to something, someone
  • As in title : noun name
  • As in denomination : noun name
  • As in designation : noun name, label, mark
  • As in handle : noun nickname
Example sentences :
  • The name of the gens (nomen), as Cornelius, Tullius, Julius.
  • Extract from : « History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD » by Robert F. Pennell
  • We do not agree with Bangs that pennsylvanicus is a nomen nudum for the following reasons.
  • Extract from : « Comments on the Taxonomy and Geographic Distribution of Some North American Rodents » by E. Raymond Hall
  • Most Latin authors have three names—the prenomen, which answers to our Christian name; the nomen, or family name; and the agnomen.
  • Extract from : « How to Catalogue a Library » by Henry B. (Henry Benjamin) Wheatley
  • Huic cœli lilia germinant;Arrisus sponsi permanent;Ac nomen in fidelibusQuam filiorum medius.
  • Extract from : « The Saint's Tragedy » by Charles Kingsley
  • Consequently, Osteocephalus Fitzinger, 1843, is a nomen nudum.
  • Extract from : « A Synopsis of Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Osteocephalus » by Linda Trueb
  • Maritima ora qu a Sidone ad gypti limitem extenditur, nomen habet Phœnices.
  • Extract from : « The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms Amended » by Isaac Newton
  • Tin memuh vi, I am dumb, I keep silence; given in the text as the origin of the nomen gentile, Mam.
  • Extract from : « The Annals of the Cakchiquels » by Daniel G. Brinton
  • The nomen was put after the prnomen, to mark the gens, and commonly ended in ius; as Cornelius, Fabius.
  • Extract from : « Roman Antiquities, and Ancient Mythology » by Charles K. Dillaway
  • In the past the name has been regarded as a nomen nudum but there is some reason for regarding it as having nomenclatural status.
  • Extract from : « American Weasels » by E. Raymond Hall
  • The status of the name Batrachyla longipes is currently that of a nomen dubium (Lynch, 1963).
  • Extract from : « A Taxonomic Revision of the Leptodactylid Frog Genus Syrrhophus Cope » by John D. Lynch

Synonyms for nomen

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