noun, plural nom·i·na [nom-uh-nuh, noh-muh-] /ˈnɒm ə nə, ˈnoʊ mə-/.
Origin of nomen
Examples from the Web for nomen
This latter we should judge to be an excellent illustration of the old phrase, "nomen et omen!"
Tin memuh vi, I am dumb, I keep silence; given in the text as the origin of the nomen gentile, Mam.The Annals of the Cakchiquels|Daniel G. Brinton
The name of the gens (nomen), as Cornelius, Tullius, Julius.History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD|Robert F. Pennell
Therefore as all that adjudication turns solely on the name (nomen), the punishment is called ignominy.Cicero's Tusculan Disputations|Marcus Tullius Cicero
Seidler remarks that κληθήσεται, est nomen accipiet; κεκλήσεται, nomen geret.The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham