What are names?

  • (noun): Verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument.
    Synonyms: name calling

Some articles on names, name:

2002 Pacific Typhoon Season - Storm Names - Philippines
... PAGASA assigns names to tropical depressions that form within their area of responsibility and any tropical cyclone that might move into their area of ... If the list of names would have been insufficient, an auxiliary list of ten names were also published ... Names that were not assigned are marked in gray ...
MAD (programming Language) - Language Elements - Names
... Variable names, function names, and statement labels have the same form, a letter followed by zero to five letters or digits ... Function names end with a period ... All names can be subscripted (the name followed by parentheses, with multiple subscripts separated by commas) ...
2002 Pacific Typhoon Season - Storm Names
... Names are selected from the following sequential list, there is no annual list ... Names were contributed by 13 members of the ESCAP/WMO Typhoon Committee, except for Singapore ... The 13 nations or territories, along with Micronesia, each submitted 10 names, which are used in alphabetical order by the English name of the country ...
Interpretatio Graeca
... of Halicarnassus and Plutarch document Roman cults, temples, and practices under the names of equivalent Greek deities ... models, as when Romans adapt Greek myths and iconography under the names of their own gods ... The similarity of gods makes their names mutually translatable ...
Ivory Coast - Names
... a "Grain Coast", a "Gold Coast", and a "Slave Coast", and, like those three, the name "Ivory Coast" reflected the major trade that occurred on that particular stretch of the coast ... Other names for the coast included the Côte de Dents, literally "Teeth Coast", again reflecting the trade in ivory the Côte de Quaqua, after the people that the Dutch named the Quaqua (alternatively Kwa Kwa ... One can find the name Cote de(s) Dents regularly used in older works ...

Famous quotes containing the word names:

    The names of those who in their lives fought for life,
    Who wore at their hearts the fire’s centre.
    Born of the sun they traveled a short while towards the sun,
    And left the vivid air signed with their honour.
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    There are names written in her immortal scroll at which Fame blushes!
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    I have known a German Prince with more titles than subjects, and a Spanish nobleman with more names than shirts.
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