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English Meaning(s) for 名

  1. name; given name
  2. title
  3. fame; renown; reputation
  4. pretext; pretense; justification; appearance

Definition and Synonyms for 名

Name by the sanction or authority of
Synonyms: , , 名目, 名義
Name a language unit by which a person or thing is known
Synonyms: ネーム, 二字, 人名, , , 名前, 名目, 名称, 名辞, 呼称, 外題, 姓名, 氏名, 物名, , 称号, 称呼, 見目, , , , 題名
Given Name the name that precedes the surname
Synonyms: ファーストネーム, , , 名前
Fame favorable public reputation
Synonyms: 令名, 令聞, 勇名, , , 名声, 威名, 才名, 有名, 栄達, 英名, 評判

Meanings for each kanji in 名

» name; noted; distinguished; reputation

Categories 名 is a member of

Sanction the act of final authorization
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Linguistic Unit one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed
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Name a language unit by which a person or thing is known
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Reputation the state of being held in high esteem and honor
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Sample Sentences for 名

I filled in my name on the form.
Everyone cheered his name.
Ikeda is my last name, and Kazuko is my first name.
He is my friend whose name is John.
The baby was named Ichiro after his uncle.

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