by the sanction or authority of; "halt in the name of the law"
assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; "They named their son David"; "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"
a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same thing"
create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
family based on male descent; "he had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name"
a well-known or notable person; "they studied all the great names in the history of France"; "she is an important figure in modern music"
a person's reputation; "he wanted to protect his good name"
determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illnes
a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
a human body (usually including the clothing); "a weapon was hidden on his person"
a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party; "stop talking about yourself in the third person"