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3 letters words from 'nom'

MON 5NOM 5

2 letters words from 'nom'

MO 4NO 2
OM 4ON 2

All 3 letters words made out of nom

nom onm nmo mno omn mon

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Definitions and meaning of nom

nom

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /nɒm/
  • (US) IPA: /nɑm/
  • Rhymes: -ɒm

Etymology 1

Short form of various words.

Noun

nom (plural noms)

  1. (informal) Clipping of nomination.
    • 2000 May 30, "Webmaster -- Kevin Stroud" (username), "Re: RBL nomination for 195.235.113.140 (mail.teleline.es) -- 5th supporting email, in news.admin.net-abuse.email, Usenet:
      I have already submitted a revised (in terms of format) nomination. [] In the future I will try to better organize my information (one message per nom, snip out excess spam if I post, etc.).
    • 2001 July 17, "William Tunstall-Pedoe" (username), "problems/suggestions for this group", in alt.anagrams, Usenet:
      The obvious way to reduce the number of noms is to increase the standard.
    • 2010 February 13, "Juan F. Lara" (username), "2/5-7 Weekend BoxOffice", in rec.arts.animation and rec.arts.disney.animation, Usenet:
      Particularly "Mr. Fox" now that it has an Oscar nom to boast about.
  2. (informal) Clipping of nominator.
  3. (informal) Clipping of nominee.

Verb

nom (third-person singular simple present noms, present participle nomming, simple past and past participle nommed)

  1. (transitive, informal) Clipping of nominate.
    • 1998, "blaque" (username), "A Teeny Favor (Was: Re: NOMINATION: Ms A.T. Rookie (fwd)", in alt.tasteless, Usenet:
      I have a little request to make. When you kids nom, do you think you could make clear who it is you're nomming -- and maybe even include the article headers for the voters (and the judge) -- many of whom are not psychics?
    • 2001, "William Tunstall-Pedoe" (username), "problems/suggestions for this group", in alt.anagrams, Usenet:
      Quite a big percentage of the anagrams posted here get nommed - IMO it should only be around 20% or so.
    • 2007, Variety staff, "Composer Prince dies" (obituary):
      Emmy-nommed composer Robert Prince died March 4 in Los Angeles after a brief illness.

Etymology 2

Onomatopoeic.

Interjection

nom

  1. (colloquial) Used to denote eating, or enjoyment of eating. Commonly used as "nom nom nom".
    [to a baby]
Translations

Verb

nom (third-person singular simple present noms, present participle nomming, simple past and past participle nommed)

  1. (colloquial) To eat with noisy enjoyment.
Related terms
  • nom nom nom
  • num
  • yum
  • yum yum
Translations

Anagrams

  • MNO, MON, Mon, Mon., ONM, mon, mon-, mon.

Akan

Pronunciation

  • Tone: LL

Verb

nom

  1. to drink
    nom nsu - to drink water

References

  • Christaller, Johann Gottlieb (1881). A Dictionary of the Asante and Fante Language Called Tshi (Chwee, Tw̌i). Basel.

Aromanian

Alternative forms

  • nomu

Etymology

Borrowed from Greek νόμος (nómos).

Noun

nom n (plural nomuri)

  1. law
  2. rule
  3. belief

Synonyms

  • (law): leadzi, zãcon
  • (belief): pisti, fedi

Bikol Central

Phrase

nom (Bikol Legazpi)

  1. what's up
    Synonym: tara

Catalan

Etymology

From Old Occitan nom, from Latin nōmen, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈnɔm/
  • Rhymes: -ɔm

Noun

nom m (plural noms)

  1. name (word that indicates a particular person, place, or thing)
  2. (grammar) noun
  3. name (reputation)

Synonyms

  • (name): apel·latiu
  • (noun): substantiu
  • (reputation): fama, reputació

Derived terms

  • anomenar
  • malnom
  • nom propi

Related terms

  • cognom
  • nominal
  • nominatiu
  • pronom
  • sobrenom

Further reading

  • “nom” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “nom” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “nom” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “nom” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

French

Etymology

From Old French nom (whence Norman nom), from Latin nōmen (whence Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nɔ̃/
  • Rhymes: -ɔ̃
  • Homophones: noms, non

Noun

nom m (plural noms)

  1. A name, especially a last name or family name.
  2. A noun.

Hyponyms

  • (noun): nom adjectif (= adjectif), nom substantif (= substantif)

Derived terms

Related terms

  • nomination
  • nomenclature

Descendants

  • Antillean Creole: non
  • Haitian Creole: non
  • Louisiana Creole French: nom
  • Mauritian Creole: non
  • Seychellois Creole: non

Further reading

  • “nom” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • mon

Istriot

Etymology

From Latin nōmen (whence French nom, Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Noun

nom

  1. name

Kamkata-viri

Etymology

From Proto-Nuristani *nā́ma (whence Ashkun nām, Prasuni nom, Waigali nām), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́ma (whence Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), Avestan 𐬥𐬁𐬨𐬀𐬥‎(nāman‎), Persian نام(nâm)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Latin nōmen, Russian и́мя (ímja), English name).

Noun

nom

  1. name

Maltese

Etymology

From Italian nome.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɔːm/

Noun

nom m (plural nomi)

  1. (grammar) noun

Middle English

Verb

nom

  1. third-person preterite of nimenthird-person preterite of nimen

Norman

Alternative forms

  • naom (Guernsey)

Etymology

From Old French nom (whence French nom), from Latin nōmen (whence Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Pronunciation

Noun

nom m (plural noms)

  1. (Jersey) name
  2. (Jersey, grammar) noun

Derived terms

  • nom vèrbal (verbal noun, gerund)

Occitan

Alternative forms

  • (Provence) noum

Etymology

From Old Occitan nom, from Latin nōmen (whence French nom, Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Noun

nom m (plural noms)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun

Derived terms

  • nom comun

Old French

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Latin nōmen (whence Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Noun

nom m (oblique plural nons, nominative singular nons, nominative plural nom)

  1. name

Descendants

  • English: noun
  • French: nom
  • Norman: nom
  • Walloon: no

Old Occitan

Etymology

From Latin nōmen (whence Italian nome, Portuguese nome, Spanish nombre), from Proto-Italic *nomən, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (whence Ancient Greek ὄνομα (ónoma), Russian и́мя (ímja), Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), English name).

Noun

nom m (oblique plural noms, nominative singular noms, nominative plural nom)

  1. name

Descendants

  • Catalan: nom
  • Occitan: nom

Portuguese

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈnõ/
  • Hyphenation: nom

Adverb

nom (not comparable)

  1. (dated, dialectal) Alternative form of não
    • 14th-15th centuries, O Livro de Exopo, A rã e o boi:
      Madre, nom faças, ca tu es muy pequena cousa a rrespeyto d’este boy.
      Mother, don't do it, because you are a very small thing compared to this ox.

Sawi

Particle

nom

  1. don't

See also

  • haser

Vietnamese

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [nɔm˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [nɔm˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [nɔm˧˧]

Verb

nom

  1. to look at
  2. to look after

Derived terms


Source: wiktionary.org
  • (French) a name.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)