Named

  • (adj): Bearing the author's name.
    Example: "A named source"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on named:

History - Bactria–Margiana Archaeological Complex (BMAC)
... Its sites were discovered and named by the Soviet archaeologist Viktor Sarianidi (1976) ... Bactria was the Greek name for Old Persian Bāxtriš (from native *Bāxçiš) (named for its capital Bactra, modern Balkh), in what is now northern ... alleged that the legendary Assyrian king Ninus had defeated a Bactrian king named Oxyartes in ca ...
Yosef Haim Brenner - Commemoration
... Kibbutz Givat Brenner was also named for him, while kibbutz Revivim was named in honour of his magazine ... The Brenner Prize, one of Israel's top literary awards, is named for him ...
2001 Einstein
... It is named in honour of the German-American physicist and Nobelist Albert Einstein ... of his novel 3001 The Final Odyssey that he was hoping asteroid 2001 would be named after him, but it was named for Einstein first ... Asteroid 3001 was named 3001 Michelangelo ...
Hayley Wickenheiser - Personal Life
... She has a brother named Ross and a sister named Jane ... On July 15, 2011 her hometown of Shaunavon named the new 14 million dollar recreational complex after her, Crescent Point Wickenheiser Centre ... On June 30, 2011, she was named an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2011 by Governor General David Johnston ...
Hayley Wickenheiser - Hockey Career - Club
... In 1996, Wickenheiser was named MVP of the Esso National Women's Championship, helping Alberta to a fourth place finish ... She was named tournament MVP both years ... Wickenheiser was the regular season leading scorer and named to the league's all-star team ...

More definitions of "named":

  • (adj): Given or having a specified name.
    Example: "An actor named Harold Lloyd"; "a building in Cardiff named the Temple of Peace"
    Synonyms: called

Famous quotes containing the word named:

    And he appointed twelve, whom he also named apostles, to be with him, and to be sent out to proclaim the message...
    Bible: New Testament, Mark 3:14.

    I sometimes think I was born to live up to my name. How could I be anything else but what I am having been named Madonna? I would either have ended up a nun or this.
    Madonna [Madonna Louise Ciccione] (b. 1959)

    Late in the afternoon, we rode through Brewster, so named after Elder Brewster, for fear he would be forgotten else. Who has not heard of Elder Brewster? Who knows who he was?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)