Keep their names on the prayer lists at synagogues, churches, and mosques.
Sticks and stones may break your bones but, as some University of Oregon campus cops learned recently, names can prompt a lawsuit.
When he signed his school yearbook, he signed not only his name, but the names of all the characters he portrayed in school plays.
The risk was so great that the boys changed their names to protect their families.
But their names and email addresses are in GCHQ and NSA documents.
The money must always be sent, with the names, direct to the Publisher.
Their names often signified some quality of a horse; as Leucippus, a white horse, &c.
I cannot refrain from giving my readers the very Grecian names of my kind entertainers.
I was rather at a loss for names of reference to these parts.
In the Raika-Bagh are more racing cups than this memory holds the names of.
Old English nama, noma "name, reputation," from Proto-Germanic *namon (cf. Old Saxon namo, Old Frisian nama, Old High German namo, German Name, Middle Dutch name, Dutch naam, Old Norse nafn, Gothic namo "name"), from PIE *nomn- (cf. Sanskrit nama; Avestan nama; Greek onoma, onyma; Latin nomen; Old Church Slavonic ime, genitive imene; Russian imya; Old Irish ainm; Old Welsh anu "name").
Meaning "famous person" is from 1610s. Meaning "one's reputation" is from c.1300. As a modifier meaning "well-known," first attested 1938. Name brand is from 1944; name-calling attested from 1846; name-dropper first recorded 1947. name-tag is from 1903; name-child attested from 1845. The name of the game "the essential thing or quality" is from 1966; to have one's name in lights "be a famous performer" is from 1929.
He who once a good name gets,
May piss a bed, and say he sweats.
["Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit and Pickpocket Eloquence," London, 1811]
Old English namian "to name, call; nominate, appoint," from source of name (n.). Related: Named; naming.