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 responsibility ... 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) ...
Interpretatio Graeca
... of Halicarnassus and Plutarch document Roman cults, temples, and practices under the names of equivalent Greek deities ... Greek 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
... 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 ... 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 ... One can find the name Cote de(s) Dents regularly used in older works ...
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 ... along with Micronesia, each submitted 10 names, which are used in alphabetical order by the English name of the country ...

Famous quotes containing the word names:

    Matter and force are the two names of the one artist who fashions the living as well as the lifeless.
    Thomas Henry Huxley (1825–95)

    It was a poetic recreation to watch those distant sails steering for half-fabulous ports, whose very names are a mysterious music to our ears.... It is remarkable that men do not sail the sea with more expectation. Nothing was ever accomplished in a prosaic mood.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I would to God thou and I knew where a commodity of good names were to be bought.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)