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name is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
name

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Singular
name

Plural
names

  1. A name is what a person, place, or thing is called or how it is identified.
    My name is Jack.

VerbEdit

Plain form
name

Third-person singular
names

Past tense
named

Past participle
named

Present participle
naming

  1. (transitive) To name is to give a name to someone, someplace, or something.
    She named her cat Fluffy.