noun \ˈpreˈnōⁿ\

Definition of prêt–nom




civil law

  1. :  one who lends his name to another to use

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Origin and Etymology of prêt–nom

French prête-nom, from prêter to lend (from Old French prester) + nom name, from Latin nomen — more at prest, name

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