Hindi translation of 'name'
name /neɪm नेइम्/
Word forms: names, naming, named
1. countable noun
The name of a person, thing, or place is the word or words that you use to identify them.
His name is Michael.
They changed the name of the street.
2. transitive verb
When you name someone or something, you give them a name. If you name someone or something after a person or thing, you give them the same name as that person or thing.
My mother insisted on naming me Horace.
He named his first child after his brother.
3. transitive verb
If you name someone, you identify them by stating their name.
के रूप में पहचान लेना
The victim has been named as twenty-year-old John Barr.
4. countable noun
You can refer to the reputation of a person or thing as their name.
The Queen gives royalty a good name.
You can use by name, or by the name of, when you are saying what someone is called.
के नाम से (पुकारा जाता है)
...a banker by the name of Kathryn Brown.
If someone calls you names, they insult you by saying unpleasant things to you or about you.
They called her rude names.
If something is in your name, it officially belongs to you or has been reserved for you.
के नाम से
(आधिकारिक रूप से किसी) के नाम पर
They reserved a double room in the name of Muller.
If you do something in the name of an ideal or a person, you do it because you believe in or represent that ideal or person.
के नाम पर
को आदर्श या अराध्य मानकर
He destroyed everything he owned in the name of art.
If you make a name for yourself or make your name as something, you become well-known for that thing.
के रूप में प्रसिद्ध होना
यश अर्जित करना
ख्याति प्राप्त करना
She made a name for herself as a photographer.
If you say that something is the name of the game, you mean that it is the most important aspect of a situation.[informal]
किसी परिस्थिति का सबसे महत्वपूर्ण तत्व
किसी परिस्थिति का सर्वाधिक अहम पक्ष
Family values are the name of the game.
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Example Sentences Including 'name'
What he took to be an American voice said,'My name is John Blake.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
The policeman told me to wait there until my name was called, then walked off.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I recognised the name on the cover: it was a company Jamie had been looking into, in relation to the African arms trade.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'name' in Other Languages
- Arabic: اسمٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: nome
- Chinese: 名字
- Croatian: ime
- Czech: jméno
- Danish: navn
- Dutch: naam
- European Spanish: nombre
- Finnish: nimi
- French: nom propre
- German: Name
- Greek: όνομα
- Italian: nome
- Japanese: 名前
- Korean: 이름
- Norwegian: navn
- Polish: imię
- Portuguese: nome
- Romanian: nume nume
- Russian: имя
- Spanish: nombre
- Swedish: namn
- Thai: ชื่อ
- Turkish: ad kişi
- Ukrainian: ім'я
- Vietnamese: tên
Translation of name from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary