Another was an offer to rename a suite "the Warlock Room" in his honor.
Expect a movement pressuring CBS to rename it “The David Letterman Theater,” but then, that would be mean to Ed.
Dr. Betty Shabazz worked with Mayor Edward Koch to rename Lenox Avenue in Harlem, to Malcolm X Boulevard.
Instead, the chamber found time to rename 60 post-office branches and attempted to repeal the health-care law for the 33rd time.
It required neither time nor confectionery to enable these two members of the family to rename the third.
Suppose we do rename them, we shall have to explain that they are the old pecans under the new names.
And why, as she grew into a tragedy queen, he did not rename her I cannot understand.
During the siege, the people wished to entirely destroy the palace and rename the place the Piazza dei Muli.
If you're going to look at life here with his eyes, you'll have to rename things.
It is, perhaps, a cause for thankfulness that he did not rename the Yukon Schwatka or Ridderbjelka!
Old English nama, noma "name, reputation," from Proto-Germanic *namon (cf. Old Saxon namo, Old Frisian nama, Old High German namo, German Name, Middle Dutch name, Dutch naam, Old Norse nafn, Gothic namo "name"), from PIE *nomn- (cf. Sanskrit nama; Avestan nama; Greek onoma, onyma; Latin nomen; Old Church Slavonic ime, genitive imene; Russian imya; Old Irish ainm; Old Welsh anu "name").
Meaning "famous person" is from 1610s. Meaning "one's reputation" is from c.1300. As a modifier meaning "well-known," first attested 1938. Name brand is from 1944; name-calling attested from 1846; name-dropper first recorded 1947. name-tag is from 1903; name-child attested from 1845. The name of the game "the essential thing or quality" is from 1966; to have one's name in lights "be a famous performer" is from 1929.
He who once a good name gets,
May piss a bed, and say he sweats.
["Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit and Pickpocket Eloquence," London, 1811]
Old English namian "to name, call; nominate, appoint," from source of name (n.). Related: Named; naming.