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byname (Also bynames) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to byname

viscountcy

  • noun the dignity or rank or position of a viscount or viscountess
    viscounty.
  • noun the title of a viscount

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surname

  • noun the name used to identify the members of a family (as distinguished from each member's given name)
    last name; family name; cognomen.

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form_of_address

  • noun an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'
    title of respect; title.
    • the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title

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title_of_respect

  • noun an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'
    form of address; title.
    • the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title

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father

  • noun a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)
    male parent; begetter.
    • his father was born in Atlanta
  • noun the founder of a family
    forefather; sire.
    • keep the faith of our forefathers

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number

  • noun the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
    figure.
    • he had a number of chores to do
    • the number of parameters is small
    • the figure was about a thousand
  • noun a concept of quantity involving zero and units
    • every number has a unique position in the sequence

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very_reverend

  • noun a title of respect for various ecclesiastical officials (as cathedral deans and canons and others)

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reverend

  • noun a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
    clergyman; man of the cloth.
  • noun a title of respect for a clergyman

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appellative

  • noun identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
    appellation; designation; denomination.
  • adjective pertaining to or dealing with or used as a common noun

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street

  • noun a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
    • they walked the streets of the small town
    • he lives on Nassau Street
  • noun the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel
    • be careful crossing the street

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namer

  • noun a person who gives a name or names
    • the owner is usually the namer of a boat

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respect

  • noun (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
    regard.
    • it differs in that respect
  • noun the condition of being honored (esteemed or respected or well regarded)
    regard; esteem.
    • it is held in esteem
    • a man who has earned high regard

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naming

  • noun the verbal act of naming
    • the part he failed was the naming of state capitals
  • noun the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
    assignment; appointment; designation.
    • the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee

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soubriquet

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; cognomen; byname; sobriquet; nickname.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim

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hakham

  • noun a Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man

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style

  • noun how something is done or how it happens
    fashion; manner; way; mode.
    • her dignified manner
    • his rapid manner of talking
    • their nomadic mode of existence
    • in the characteristic New York style
    • a lonely way of life
    • in an abrasive fashion
  • noun a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
    expressive style.
    • all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

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moniker

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    cognomen; byname; sobriquet; nickname; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim

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form

  • noun the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
    descriptor; word form; signifier.
    • the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; kind; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?

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title

  • noun a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with
    statute title; rubric.
    • Title 8 provided federal help for schools
  • noun the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.
    • he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title
    • he refused to give titles to his paintings
    • I can never remember movie titles

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agha

  • noun title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)
    Aga.

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dub

  • noun the new sounds added by dubbing
  • verb give a nickname to
    nickname.

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cognomen

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; byname; sobriquet; nickname; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim
  • noun the name used to identify the members of a family (as distinguished from each member's given name)
    last name; family name; surname.

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label

  • noun a brief description given for purposes of identification
    • the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture
  • noun trade name of a company that produces musical recordings
    recording label.
    • the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent

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to

The preposition to primarily indicates approach and arrival, motion made in the direction of a place or thing and attaining it, access; and also, motion or tendency without arrival; movement toward; -- opposed to from. "To Canterbury they wend." Chaucer.
Stay with us, go not to Wittenberg. Shak.
So to the sylvan lodge They came, that like Pomona's arbor smiled. Milton.
I'll to him again, . . . He'll tell me all his purpose. She stretched her arms to heaven. Dryden.

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frau

  • noun a German courtesy title or form of address for an adult woman

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matronymic

  • noun a name derived from the name of your mother or a maternal ancestor
    metronymic.

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identification

  • noun the act of designating or identifying something
    designation.
  • noun evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing

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call

  • noun a telephone connection
    telephone call; phone call.
    • she reported several anonymous calls
    • he placed a phone call to London
    • he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call
  • noun a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course
    • he was disappointed that he had not heard the Call

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to-name

A name added, for the sake of distinction, to one's surname, or used instead of it. Scot. Jamieson.

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padre

  • noun a chaplain in one of the military services
    Holy Joe; military chaplain; sky pilot.
  • noun `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military
    Father.

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pseudonym

  • noun a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role
    nom de guerre; anonym.

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appellation

  • noun identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
    appellative; designation; denomination.

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heathenry

The state, quality, or character of the heathen.
Your heathenry and your laziness. C. Kingsley.

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don

  • noun a Spanish gentleman or nobleman
  • noun teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)
    preceptor.

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herr

  • noun a German man; used before the name as a title equivalent to Mr in English
  • noun a German courtesy title or form of address for a man

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baronetcy

  • noun the rank or dignity or position of a baronet or baroness
    barony.
  • noun the title of a baron

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senora

  • noun a Spanish title or form of address for a married woman; similar to the English `Mrs' or `madam'

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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aga

  • noun title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey)
    Agha.

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denomination

  • noun a group of religious congregations having its own organization and a distinctive faith
  • noun a class of one kind of unit in a system of numbers or measures or weights or money
    • he flashed a fistful of bills of large denominations

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signora

  • noun an Italian title of address equivalent to Mrs. when used before a name
  • noun an Italian title or form of address for a married woman

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mister

  • noun a form of address for a man
    Mr.; Mr.

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address

  • noun (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored
    reference; computer address.
  • noun the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with

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lordship

  • noun a title used to address any British peer except a duke and extended to a bishop or a judge
    • Your Lordship
    • His Lordship
  • noun the authority of a lord

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senor

  • noun a Spanish title or form of address for a man; similar to the English `Mr' or `sir'

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nickname

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; cognomen; byname; sobriquet; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim
  • noun a descriptive name for a place or thing
    • the nickname for the U.S. Constitution is `Old Ironsides'

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secondary

  • noun the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen
  • noun coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
    secondary coil; secondary winding.

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street_name

  • noun an alternative name that a person chooses or is given (especially in inner city neighborhoods)
    • her street name is Bonbon
  • noun slang for something (especially for an illegal drug)
    • `smack' is a street name for heroin

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term

  • noun a word or expression used for some particular thing
    • he learned many medical terms
  • noun a limited period of time
    • a prison term
    • he left school before the end of term

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name

  • noun 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
  • noun a person's reputation
    • he wanted to protect his good name

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designation

  • noun identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
    appellation; appellative; denomination.
  • noun the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
    assignment; naming; appointment.
    • the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee

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senorita

  • noun a Spanish title or form of address used to or of an unmarried girl or woman; similar to the English `Miss'

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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fraulein

  • noun a German courtesy title or form of address for an unmarried woman

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byname

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; cognomen; sobriquet; nickname; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim

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signorina

  • noun an Italian courtesy title for an unmarried woman; equivalent to `Miss', it is either used alone or before a name
  • noun an Italian title or form of address for an unmarried woman

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dona

  • noun a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for a woman
    • Dona Marguerita

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tag

  • noun a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
    ticket.
  • noun a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
    • semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word

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rabbi

  • noun spiritual leader of a Jewish congregation; qualified to expound and apply Jewish law
  • noun a Hebrew title of respect for a Jewish scholar or teacher

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defender_of_the_faith

  • noun a title that Leo X bestowed on Henry VIII and later withdrew; parliament restored the title and it has been used by English sovereigns ever since

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miss

  • noun a young woman
    young woman; fille; missy; girl; young lady.
    • a young lady of 18
  • noun a failure to hit (or meet or find etc)
    misfire.

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plume

  • noun anything that resembles a feather in shape or lightness
    • a plume of smoke
    • grass with large plumes
  • noun a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament

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ladyship

  • noun a title used to address any peeress except a duchess
    • Your Ladyship
    • Her Ladyship

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sobriquet

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; cognomen; byname; nickname; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim

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