noun, plural nom·i·na [nom-uh-nuh, noh-muh-] /ˈnɒm ə nə, ˈnoʊ mə-/.
Origin of nomen
Related Words for nominaterm, brand, style, label, flag, signature, sign, nickname, moniker, description, classification, surname, head, tag, rubric, cognomen, agnomen, pseudonym, appellation, handle
Examples from the Web for nomina
Historical Examples of nomina
It is the triumph of the theory of nomina numina; we need not return to it.Essay on the Creative Imagination
More or less cannot be predicated of nouns (nomina substantiva).The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)
Henry Osborn Taylor
This theory is not a form of the philological doctrine, nomina numina.Social Origins and Primal Law
In 1324, William Basset's name occurs amongst the 'nomina hominum ad Arma in com.Cornish Worthies, Volume 1 (of 2)
Walter H. Tregellas
In 1913 it was thought by everyone that the names conserved (nomina conservanda) by setting aside the rules would be few.