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(名) As a noun
  1. By the sanction or authority of.
  2. A language unit by which a person or thing is known.
  3. A defamatory or abusive word or phrase.
  4. Family based on male descent.
  5. A well-known or notable person.
  6. A person's reputation.
(动) As a verb
  1. Determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis.
  2. Identify as in botany or biology, for example.
  3. Give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of.
  4. Mention and identify by name.
  5. Make reference to.
  6. Give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property.
  7. Assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to.
  8. Create and charge with a task or function.
  9. Charge with a function; charge to be.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (剂物的动) transitive verb
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名称míngchēngname (of a thing); name (of an organization)
姓名xìngmíngname and surname
名义míngyìname; titular; nominal; in name; ostensible purpose
名誉míngyùfame; reputation; honor; honorary; emeritus (of retired professor)
命名mìngmíngto give a name to; to dub; to christen; to designate; named after; naming
称呼chēnghuto call; to address as; appellation
任命rènmìngto appoint and nominate; (job) appointment
提名tímíngto nominate
列举lièjǔa list; to list; to enumerate
名字míngziname (of a person or thing)
取名qǔmíngto name; to be named; to christen; to seek fame
名儿míngrname; fame
名目míngmùname; designation; item; rubric; (formal usage) fame
起名qǐmíngto name; to christen; to take a name
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