Here's your afternoon culture news links: Idina Menzel renamed Adele Dazeem in Playbill.
Also, owing to political correctness, he was renamed Mr. Monopoly in 2000.
The lights were replaced, but a good many of the old customers continued to frequent what was renamed the Bridge Café.
Pettway brought the infant to her home in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and renamed her Nedjra Nance.
The debt ceiling should really be renamed the default ceiling.
In 1867, the street was renamed Rue d'Assas, and his house renumbered 76.
Updated editions will replace the previous one--the old editions will be renamed.
The label of one of the cherries was lost and this unknown was renamed Royal Ann.
The day happened to be Friday, and Bucks at once renamed him Friday.
The ship they renamed the Delight, and in the night altered their course and left Low.
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.