I will not recruit others to that evil cause by using that appellation—unless it is well-deserved.
In the U.S. the equivalent of an appellation is called an American Viticultural Area.
Maybe then Napa and Sonoma could get the chops to design an appellation regime of integrity.
They loved to derisively call him the “genius,” as if it were an appellation that La Russa had given himself.
Name Synonyms; reputation, title, appellation, denomination, repute.
He had received the appellation of Firme F, was revered as a saint, and people ascribed marvellous healing power to his tomb.
Mrs. Vidoux—such was the appellation of this woman—was not attractive.
This extraordinary man is justly entitled to the appellation of "the father of experimental philosophy."
They had never heard the appellation applied to me by any man.
The appellation ‘Mr.’ was not used loosely then as now, but indicated a precise social grade.
late 15c., "action of appealing" (to a higher authority), from Old French apelacion (13c.), from Latin appellationem (nominative appellatio) "an addressing, accosting; an appeal; a name, title," noun of action from past participle stem of appellare (see appeal). Meaning "designation, name given to a person, thing, or class" is from mid-15c., from a sense also found in Middle French appeler.