nomen

play
noun no·men \ˈnō-mən\

Definition of nomen

plural

nomina

play \ˈnä-mə-nə, ˈnō-\
  1. :  the second of the three usual names of an ancient Roman male — compare cognomen, praenomen

Origin and Etymology of nomen

Latin nomin-, nomen name — more at name


First Known Use: 1680


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