Reverse Dictionary: NA – NAO


NAG, NAGGING – adjectives
– IN SOMEONE’S ASS nagging or scolding …1966 Amer. sl.
– ON SOMEONE’S EAR engaged in nagging …1974 Amer. sl.
– PECKISH short-tempered; easily offended; nagging, hypercritical …1895 Amer. dial.
– PECKY short-tempered; easily offended; nagging, hypercritical …1949 Amer. dial.
nag, nagging – nouns 
– EARBASHING an insistent barrage of chatter; constant nagging …1945 Aust. sl.
– MAG nagging …1910s sl.
– NATTER grousing, nagging talk; aimless chatter …1866 Sc.
– NEEDLE repetitious nagging and complaining; aggressive teasing …1930s US sl.
– OLD WIVES’ PATERNOSTER grumbling, nagging …L16 sl.
– YARG persistent or repetitive talk, generally of a nagging, critical or tiresome sort …1908 Sc.  
nag, nagging – person
– ALARM CLOCK a worrier, a nag …1920s US sl.
– ASS-BREAKER a demanding, contentious, harassing, or otherwise vexatious individual; a cruel taskmaster or a strict disciplinarian; a nagging or domineering woman …1961 Amer. sl.
– BADGERER a person who badgers or pesters another; a nagger …a1790
– BALLBREAKER a demanding, contentious, harassing, annoying, or otherwise vexatious person; a cruel taskmaster; a strict disciplinarian; a nagging or domineering woman …1942 US sl.
– BALLBUSTER a demanding, contentious, harassing, annoying, or otherwise vexatious person; a cruel taskmaster; a strict disciplinarian; a nagging or domineering woman …c1944 US sl.
– BALL-CRUSHER a dominating woman who emasculates her partner, usually a husband …1962 sl.
– BALL-CUTTER a demanding, nagging, or domineering woman …1962 US sl.
– BALLS-BUSTER – a dominating or threatening woman; a nagging woman; one who destroys the self-confidence of a man …1975 sl., orig. US
– BALL-TEARER an aggressive woman; a nagging woman or wife …Bk1984 Aust. sl.
– BALL-WRACKER a nagging or domineering woman …M20 US sl.
– CALAMITY JANE a nagging woman; a pessimist; a worrier; a prophet of disaster …1918 US sl.
– CROOKED RIB a cross-grained, ill-tempered, or nagging wife …Bk1903 sl. 
– MAGGIE RAB a nagging, unpleasant wife …19C Sc.
– MAGGIE ROB, MAGGIE ROBB a nagging, unpleasant wife …19C Sc.
– NAGSTER * a nagging female …1873
– NARG a grumbling, criticizing, nagging person …1824 Sc.
– NATTER a crabbed, nagging person; a continual chatterer …1908 Sc.
– NATTEREL a crabbed, nagging person; a continual chatterer …1919 Sc.
– OLD HIGE a nagging old woman …1940s W. Indies sl.
– SAW a woman, esp. when a nag …1940s US Black sl.
– TARRAN a passionate, brawling child; a peevish, cantankerous, ill-humoured person; one who tries to get his own way by persistent nagging or fractiousness; an exasperating person …1802 Sc.
– YENTA a talkative or gossipy woman; a busybody; a noisy, vulgar person; a coarse woman; a scolding woman or shrew; a nagging, whining person, usually female …1923 US
– YENTE a gossip or busybody; a noisy, vulgar person; a scolding woman or shrew; a nagging woman …1923 US
nag, nagging – verbs
– BADGER to torment; to tease; to nag …L18
– BAT SOMEONE’S EAR to pester, to nag …1940s US sl.
– BE ON AT to nag; to constantly reprove …1974 UK sl.
– BIDDY-PECK to nag, to hen-peck …1970 Amer. dial.
– BREAK ONE’S BALLS to provoke anger; hence, to make oneself a pest, as by complaining or scolding; to harass, to hector, to nag …1955 US sl.
– BUST ONE’S BALLS to provoke anger; hence, to make oneself a pest, as by complaining or scolding; to harass, to hector, to nag …1967 US sl.
– CAGMAG to nag, to grumble at …19C Eng. dial.
– CHEW to annoy, to nag, to scold, to bawl someone out, to berate, to reprimand, to scold …1942 Amer. dial.
– CHEW AT to annoy, to nag, to scold, to bawl someone out, to berate, to reprimand, to scold …1965 Amer. dial.
– CHEW ON to annoy, to nag, to scold, to bawl someone out, to berate, to reprimand, to scold …1965 Amer. dial.
– CHEW UP to annoy, to nag, to scold, to bawl someone out, to berate, to reprimand, to scold …1884 Amer. dial.
– CHIP AT to jeer at, to nag …Bk1999 Aust. 
– DAB AT SOMEONE’S KAIM to nag …1894 Sc.
– DING to reiterate tiresomely; to nag, to pester, to worry, to tease …1899 Amer. dial.
– EARBASH to subject to one’s opinions, grievances, etc.; to nag, to scold …1940s sl., orig. Aust. & NZ
– EGG to tease, to annoy, to pester, to irritate; to importune, to find fault continually, to nag …1746 Eng. & Amer. dial.
– GAG to scold, to nag …M19 sl.
– GET ON SOMEONE’S BACK to annoy, to aggravate, to nag, to criticize someone …1959 Aust. sl.
– HAG(G) to worry, to tease; to nag at …1746 Eng. dial.
– HETCHEL to tease, to call to account; to bother, to annoy; to nag …1959 Amer. dial.
– HOUT to nag, to annoy, to vex, to worry …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– MAD-DOG to nag, to pester …1980s NZ sl.
– MAG to talk at, to nag …20C Aust. sl.
– MITHER to complain, to nag, to bother or prevaricate …Eng. dial.​
– NAGGLE to gnaw; to nag, to quarrel, to haggle …1869
– NARG to keep grumbling and finding fault; to be peevish; to argue snappishly; to nag, to taunt …1824 Sc.
– NARK to complain, to grumble, to nag …1916 sl.
– NATTLE to grumble, to nag, to carp …1900 Sc.
– NIGG to importune, to trouble with repeated requests or inquiries, to nag or carp at …1866 Sc. 
– NIRP to find fault; to nag ..1934 Sc. 
– NUDGE to nag, to annoy …1968 US Yiddish
– PAPER to nag someone …1992 UK rhyming sl. (paper bag)
– PAPER BAG to nag someone …1992 UK rhyming sl.
– PECK AT to nag at; to find fault with …1870 Amer. dial.
– PICK AT THE TURKS to incite to anger; to nag at; to tease …1786 Amer. dial.
– PICK AT WEST POINT to incite to anger; to nag at; to tease …1884 Amer. dial.
– PULL SOMEONE’S CHAIN to elicit someone’s anger or annoyance, esp. deliberately; to nag; to upset someone, esp. by teasing or harassing;  …1962 US sl.
– RAG ON to nag, to criticize …1980s US sl.
– SNAG † to carp, to cavil, to sneer, to nag …1554 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– TEW AT to nag at, to needle a person …1877 Amer. dial.
– YAAG to be importunate, to insist irritatingly with questions or requests, to nag or harp on …1825 Sc.
– YAFF 1. to talk excessively, to chatter; to talk nonsense; to prate; to nag …1808 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
2. to chide, to carp, to scold, to nag, to reprehend sharply and critically …1825 Sc.
– YAG to make a noise; to talk angrily; to importune incessantly; to irritate, to nag; to quarrel …1892 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– YAMMER to rail, to nag …1892 Sc.
– YAP to speak nagging or querulous way; to harp on; to complain …1824 Sc.
– YATTER to speak in a constant peevish, querulous manner; to nag, to chide, to carp, to scold, to fret, to grumble; to harp on about something …1811 Sc.
– YAUP to speak in a chattering, nagging, or querulous way; to harp on …1824 Sc.
– YAWP to speak in a chattering, nagging, or querulous way; to harp on …1824 Sc.
nag, nagging – phrases
– GET OFF MY BACK, SCOBIE! stop nagging! …Bk1999 Aust. sl.
 
NAIL – see FINGERNAIL
 
NAIL – nouns
– DAG a nail to hang a coat on …1940 Sc.
– DAILY a nail …1961 UK carpenters’ rhyming sl. (Daily Mail)
– DAILY MAIL a nail …1961 UK carpenters’ rhyming sl.
– MONKEY’S TAIL a nail (for hammering) …1934 UK rhyming sl.
– TACK † that which fastens one thing to another, or things together; a clasp, a buckle, a hook, a nail, etc. …a1300
– TACKET † a nail; in later use, a small nail, a tack …1316 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– WORMS AND SNAILS nails …Brit. rhyming sl.
nail – person 
– NAIL GROPER one who scours the streets in search of old nails and similar saleable pieces of discarded metal …M19 sl.
nail – verbs 
– DINNE † of a nail: to drive in …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
 
NAIL FILE – nouns
– MORTAR BOARD an emery nail file …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
 
NAIL POLISH – nouns
– DIGIT DAZZLE nail polish …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
 
NAIVE – adjectives
– GAELIC foolish, ingenuous, naive …1910 Sc.
– JUST FELL OFF THE CABBAGE TRUCK utterly naive or unsophisticated …1986 Amer. sl.
– LAME socially unsophisticated; naive; ‘square’; hence, easily imposed upon; stupid; inept; ineffectual; incompetent; unaware; inexperienced …1935 US sl., esp. Black usage
– MUM AND DAD conventional, respectable, and thus, by criminal standards, naive …1990s Aust. sl.
– NAIF natural, artless, naive …1598
– SOPPY foolishly sentimental; naive …1918 UK sl.
naive – person 
– ALVIN a gullible fellow, esp. a countryman; a naive, easily cheated person ..1942-49 Amer. carnival usage
– ANGEL a naive or otherwise exploitable person who may be imposed upon for money or other favours; the prospective victim of a swindle; an innocent …1882 Amer. sl.
– APPLE KNOCKER a yokel or bumpkin; an ignorant or naive person …1902 US colloq.
– BABBO a naive, law-abiding citizen …1992 US sl.
– BABE * an adult regarded as being like a child in some way; a childish or foolish person; an inexperienced, naive, or innocent person …1542
– BABE IN ARMS a naive or gullible person …Bk1999
– BABE IN THE WOOD(S) a person likened in some way to the ‘babes in the wood’, esp. in being an inexperienced, innocent, or naive person in a potentially dangerous situation; usually in plural …1795
– BACKDATED CHUCK a backward, ill-informed person, naive and stupid …Bk1971 Boonville California jargon
– BEBOPPER an inexperienced, naive person; an unpopular person …1980 US Black sl.
– BUTTERCUP an innocent and naive youth; a young homosexual …20C Brit. sl.
– COUNTRY BOOBOO a naive, gullible person …1996 British Virgin Islands
– COUNTRY BOOKIE a naive rustic …1904 Trinidad and Tobago
– DAFFODIL an innocent and naive youth …20C Brit. sl.
– DAISY an innocent and naive youth; a young homosexual …20C Brit. sl.
– GAZOONEY a boy or lad; an inexperienced youth; a foolish, ignorant or eccentric fellow; a naive person …1914 US sl.
– GONSIL a young man; a naive young man …1910 US sl.
– GREENER a greenhorn; a very inexperienced person; a newcomer; a naive person …1877 Amer. dial.
– GREENY a naive or inexperienced person; a greenhorn; a simpleton; a dull and stupid person …1848 Amer. dial.
– GUNSHEL a young man; a naive young man …1910 US sl.
– GUNTZEL a young man; a naive young man …1910 US sl.
– GUNZEL, GUNZL a young man; a naive young man …1910 US sl.
– HOMEBOY a naive person, newly arrived in the city from the countryside …L19 sl.
– IRIS an innocent and naive youth; a young homosexual …20C Brit. sl.
– LABRICK a fool; a dolt; an idiot; a dull, stupid person; a greenhorn; a stranger; a naive or foolish person; often used as a mild term of abuse …1889 Amer. sl.
– LAVERICK a fool; a dolt; an idiot; a dull, stupid person; a greenhorn; a naive person; a stranger; often used as a mild term of abuse …1895 Amer. dial.
– LILY an innocent and naive youth; a young homosexual …20C Brit. sl.
– MOOCH a slow-witted person; one who is easily cheated, deceived, imposed upon, or swindled; a gullible or naive person; a dupe, a sucker …1910 colloq.
– MOOCHIE a gullible or naive person …1972 US gambling sl.
– NATURE BOY a naive, innocent man or boy; used ironically …1948 Amer. sl.
– OLD SOLDIER a simpleton; a naive person …M19 sl.
– PANSY an innocent and naive youth …20C Brit. sl.
– RABBIT a youngster; a naive person …1914
– SAWNEY an easy mark or naive person …Bk1992 criminals’ sl. 
– SILLIKIN a silly person, a simpleton; a naive person …1860 sl.
– SOB SISTER a soft-hearted, naive person …1912 US sl.
– SQUARE APPLE an innocent; a naive, gullible person …1935 US criminals’ sl.
– SQUARE FROM DELAWARE an exceptionally naive, conventional person …1938 US sl.
– TAMEVATE a naive person …Bk1982 Jewish 
– TENDERFOOT an inexperienced newcomer or visitor in a frontier or rural area; a greenhorn; a naive or inexperienced person …1866 Amer. dial.
– TULIP an innocent and naive youth; a young homosexual …20C Brit. sl.
– UM-CHAW a doltish, naive person; a foolish or stupid person; a dupe, a gullible person …1910 Pig Latin for ‘chump’
– UMPCHAY a doltish, naive person; a foolish or stupid person; a dupe, a gullible person …1910 Pig Latin for ‘chump’
– YAP in circus and carnival usage: a naive, gullible local resident …1981 US sl.
– YOB * a fool; a naive, gullible, or unintelligent person; also, an unsophisticated person; a country bumpkin …1886 chiefly Aust. & NZ
– YOUNG BLOOD a young man, esp. one who is perceived to be relatively inexperienced or naive; chiefly as a form of address …1967 US Black sl.
naive – verbs
– FALL FOR to be deceived or duped by; to be taken in by something or someone; also, to naively accept as true …1903 Amer. colloq.
– FALL OFF A MANGO TREE to be extremely naive …1991 Trinidad and Tobago sl.
 
NAKED – adjectives
– ABRAHAM naked …17C sl.
– ABRAM naked …1671 cant
– ADAMATICAL naked; nude …17C
– ADAMIC resembling Adam in moral freedom, nakedness, fallen condition …1657
– ADAMICAL resembling Adam in moral freedom, nakedness, fallen condition …1657
– ADAMISH †* adj. resembling Adam in moral freedom, nakedness, fallen condition …1569
– ADAMITIC †* naked, unclothed …1662
– ADAMITICAL †* naked, unclothed …1666
– ALL BARENAKED naked …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– ALL FACE naked; nude …L19 UK & US sl.
– ALTOGETHER † characterized by nudity; naked …1896
– AU NATUREL naked …1967 US colloq.
– B.A. naked (Bare-Ass) …1933 US sl.
– BALL NAKED completely naked …1970 Amer. dial.
– BALLOCK-NAKED stark naked with the genitals uncovered; said of males and females …1922 Brit. sl.
– BALLOCKY naked …E20 Brit. sl.
– BALLOCKY BARE-ASSED completely naked …1980 Amer. sl.
– BALLOCKY NAKED completely naked …1966 Amer. sl.
– BARE-ARSE naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BARE AS A JAYBIRD completely bare; naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BARE-ASS with naked posterior; totally naked …1936 Amer. dial.
– BARE-ASSED with naked posterior; totally naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BARE-ASS NAKED naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BARE-NAKED naked …1914 Amer. dial.
– BAREPOLES naked …20C sl.
– BARE-SNAKED naked …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BAT NAKED completely naked …1966 Amer. dial.
– BELLY-NAKED entirely naked …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BLAIT naked, bare …Bk1911 Sc.
– BODY-NAKED naked …1933 Amer. dial.
– BOLLICKY naked …1967 Amer. dial.
– BOLLICKY BARE-ASSED naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BOLLOCK-NAKED naked …1922 Brit. sl.
– BOLLOCKY completely naked …Aust. sl.
– BOLS completely naked …Aust. sl.
– BUCK-ASS NAKED entirely unclothed or naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BUCK-BORN NAKED entirely unclothed or naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BUCK-BUM NAKED completely naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BUCK NAKED entirely unclothed or naked …1928 Amer. dial.
– BUM NAKED completely naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– BUTT NAKED completely naked or nude …1966 Amer. dial.
– CUT-UP WELL looking good naked; having a good body …19C Brit. sl.
– HARRY STARKERS naked; nude; a personification of nudity …M20 Brit. sl.
– IN BUFF naked …1803 colloq.
– IN MOROCCO naked; nude …M19 Brit. sl.
– IN ONE’S BIRTHDAY SUIT naked …1753 sl.
– IN ONE’S PURE NATURALS † in a perfectly naked state …1704
– IN THE ALTOGETHER naked …1894 sl.
– IN THE BOLLOCKY naked …Aust. sl.
– IN THE BUFF naked …1602
– IN THE NACK naked …2002 Brit. sl.
– IN THE NATURAL naked, nude … Bk1982 sl.
– IN THE NUDDY naked …1953 jocular, orig. Aust.
– IN THE RAW naked …1941 sl.
– KAALGAT naked …1960s S. Afr.
– LAID TO THE NATURAL BONE naked …1970s US Black sl.
– MOTHERLY-NAKED naked as at birth …1959 Amer. dial.
– MOTHER-NAKED naked as at birth …1899 Amer. dial.
– NAKE †* naked …c1320
– NAKED AS A JAYBIRD completely naked …1922 Amer. dial.
– NAKED AS A JAYBIRD’S ASS completely naked …1952 Amer. dial.
– NAKED AS A NEEDLE, AS † quite naked …1377
– NAKED AS A PICKED JAYBIRD completely naked …1952 Amer. dial.
– NAKED AS A ROBIN, AS quite naked; chiefly said of an undressed child …1872 Eng. dial.
– NAKED AS A WORM, AS † quite naked …a1467
– NAKED AS MY NAIL, AS † quite naked; nude; as unclothed as a fingernail  …1559
– NAKED BED stark naked; dressed only in night-clothes …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– NAKED BUFF nude, totally naked …20C US colloq.
– NAKEDISH †* somewhat naked …1806
– NAKEDY naked …1922 Amer. dial.
– NAKITY naked …1922 Amer. dial.
– NAKY-BED stark naked; dressed only in night-clothes …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– NECKED naked …20C Amer. dial.
– NEEDLE-NAKED stark-naked …1963 Sc. 
– NITCHIE naked …1979 Amer. dial.
– NUDDY naked, nude …M20 Aust. sl.
– NUDIE featuring naked or near-naked women …1966 US sl.
– PEELED naked …1820 colloq.
– PLUMB NAKED completely naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– SCABELY scraggy, untidy, naked-looking …1921 Sc.
– SCUDDY naked …1829 Sc.
– STARK BUCK NAKED entirely unclothed or naked …1965 Amer. dial.
– STARKERS naked …1923 Brit. sl.
– STARKO naked …1923 Brit. sl.
– STRIPPED TO THE BUFF undressed, nude, naked …1848 Amer. dial.
– TOGLESS without clothes; naked; also, without proper dress …1857
– UNCLAD naked …E15
– UNDOFFED unclothed, undressed, naked …c1440
– UNFLEDGED naked …1910s sl.
naked – nouns
– BARE † a naked part of the body; the bare skin …c1300
– BUTTOCK BALL an underworld dance at which the dancers are naked …1687 sl.
– FANGOGGLING looking at naked women, either openly as in strip clubs, or secretly …Brit. sl.
– NAKING †* the act of making naked …c1440
– STREAK an act of running naked in a public place …1974 sl., orig. US
– STREAK-IN a communal act of running naked in a public place …1974
naked – person 
– ABRAHAM COVE a naked or poor man; a beggar in rags …1859 cant
– ABRAM a naked or very poor man …Bk1852 sl.
– ABRAM COVE a naked or poor man …1724 cant
– ADAMITE * a person who goes naked; a nudist …1833
– LEG ART scantily clad or naked women …1940 sl., orig. US
– NAKAR  a naked person …Bk1852
– NAKEDNESS a naked person …1885
– NAKER †* one who makes naked …c1440
– SAMOA-SAMOA a man who saunters about his home nude or with a towel tied around his hips …Bk1972 homosexual sl. 
– SCUDDY a naked child …1815 Sc.
naked – verbs
– AIR ONE’S PORES to undress oneself; to be naked …1900s sl.
– BE ABRAM to be naked …Bk1902 sl.
– CAST ONE’S SKIN to be naked …Bk1902 sl.
– CONNUDATE † to strip naked; to make bare …1623
– NAKE † to make naked, to bare, to lay bare, to strip …c1320 obs . exc. Sc.
– NAKEDIZE to go naked; to make naked …1858
– NAKEN † to strip naked; to divest of clothing; to lay bare …a1240
– NUDATE †* to make bare or naked, to strip, to unclothe …1688
– STREAK to run naked in a public place as a stunt …1973 sl., orig US
– UNGEAR to undress, to unwrap; to strip off the clothes; to make naked …1788 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– UNHAP to uncover, to make naked …1899 Eng. dial.
 
NAKEDLY – adverbs
– ADAMICALLY nakedly …1860
 
NAKEDNESS – nouns
– ADAM AND EVE’S CLOTHES nakedness; nudity …E20 Brit. & US sl.
– ADAM AND EVE’S TOGS nakedness; nudity …E20 Brit. & US sl.
– ALTOGETHER, THE complete nakedness or nudity…1894 Amer. colloq.
– BALDNESS meagre simplicity or poverty of style; lack of ornament; bareness, nakedness …1774
– BALE OF STRAW a state of nakedness …2000s rhyming sl. for ‘in the raw’
– BIRTHDAY SUIT a state of nature; nakedness …1874 sl.
– BIRTH SUIT nakedness …1965 Amer. dial.
– NAKEDHEAD † nakedness …a1300
– NATURE’S GARB nakedness …Bk1902 sl. ​
– SUNDAY SUIT nakedness …M20 US sl.
 
NAME – adjectives
– ALLONYMOUS having a feigned name; published under an assumed name; falsely attributed to another …19C
– BODGIE of names, etc.: false; assumed …Aust. sl.
– CRYPTONYMOUS having the real name concealed; anonymous …1880
– HYPOCORISTIC of the nature of a pet-name or nickname; pert. to the habit of using endearing or euphemistic terms …1796
– HYPOCORISTICAL † of the nature of a pet-name or nickname; pert. to the habit of using endearing or euphemistic terms …1609
– ONOMASTIC relating to or connected with a name or names, or with the naming of something; consisting of or dealing with names …1716
– ONOMASTICAL † relating to or connected with a name or names, or with the naming of something; consisting of or dealing with names …1609
– ONOMATOUS bearing the writer’s name …1869
– ONYMATIC relating to names …1860
– ONYMOUS having or bearing a name; of a writing: bearing the name of the author; of an author: that gives his name; the opposite of ‘anonymous’ …1775
– PSEUDONYMOUS bearing or writing under a false or fictitious name; using a pseudonym; bearing the name of someone other than the real author …1706
name – adverbs
– ONOMOUSLY with the name given or stated; by name …1800
name – nouns 
– ADNAME * a byname, a cognomen, a nickname …1890 
– AGNAME an added name; a nickname …1834 Sc.
– A.K.A. an alias, a false name …1950s sl., orig. US criminals’ usage
– ANONYM an assumed or false name …1805
– ANTHROPONYM a personal name …1955
– AUTONYM a real name or one’s own name as distinguished from a pseudonym or anonym, esp. the real name of an author; also, a book published under the author’s real name …1867
– BACK-NAME a surname …1895 Eng. dial.
– CALL a name …1966 Amer. dial.
– CRYPTONYM a private, secret, or hidden name; a name by which a person is known only to the initiated …1876
– DOBBIE a familiar and pet name for ‘Robert’ …1854 Eng. dial.
– EKENAME † an additional name; a nickname …1303
– ENTITLE a name …1901 Amer. dial.
– ENTITLEMENT a name …1883 Amer. dial.
– FRONT NAME the Christian name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HANDLE a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HYPOCORISM * a pet-name, a nickname; a term of endearment …1850
– HYPOCORISTIC a pet-name, a nickname …1930
– ILL NAME a bad name …1858 Sc.
– LABEL the name by which a person is known …1928 US sl.
– MONAKER a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MONARCH a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MONICA a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MONICKER a name, esp. a nickname or alias …1851 Amer. sl.
– MONIKA a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MONIKER a name, esp. a nickname or alias …1851 Amer. sl.
– MONNIKER a person’s name …1882
– NAME-DAY the day on which a child is named …1880
– NAMELINGS †* persons bearing the same name …1706
– NICE NAME TO GO TO BED WITH, A an ugly name …B1900 Eng. dial.
– NURSE-NAME a nickname, a pet name …1605
– ONOMAMANIA a mania or rage about a name or names …1854 nonce word
– ONOMASTIC † an assumed name …1653 nonce use
– ONOMASTICON a vocabulary or alphabetic list of proper names, esp. of persons; formerly used more widely of a vocabulary of names or nouns, or even of a general lexicon …1710
– ONOMATECHNY the art of making predictions from the letters of a person’s name …1730
– ONOMATOLOGY the science of the formation of names or terms; terminology …1847
– ONYMITY the condition of having or bearing a name’ the opposite of ‘anonymity’ …1897 nonce word
– PAEDONYMIC a name given to a person from that of his or her child …1883
– PAEDONYMY the giving of a name to person from that of his or her child …1883
– POECILONYM one of various names for the same thing; a different name for the same thing; a synonym …1889
– PROTONYM the first person or thing of the name; that from which another is named …1880
– SIRENAME a family name; a surname originating from the given name of the father …1542
– TAB a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TAG 1. a name …1920s UK & US Black sl.
2. a nickname, or popular designation …1920s US sl.
– TO-NAME † a name or epithet added to an original name; a cognomen, a surname, a nickname …c950 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– TRADEMARK a personal name …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
name – nouns, proper name
– OATS a synonym for the proper name Charlie …M19 rhyming sl. (oats and barley)
– OATS AND BARLEY a synonym for the proper name Charlie …M19 rhyming sl.
– OCKER a nickname for anyone called Oscar …1910s Aust. sl.
name – person
– NAME-CHILD one named after another …1845
– NAME-DAUGHTER a girl, generally a goddaughter, who bears one’s name …1876 Sc.
– NAME-FATHER n. the person whose Christian name one bears …1894
– NAME-SON a name-child of the male sex …1760-1 Sc.
– NAME-WIZARD † one skilled in the mystical meaning of names …1605
– ONOMASTIC † a writer of an Onomasticon; a vocabularist, a lexicographer …1609
– ONOMATOLOGIST one versed in the formation of names or terms …1695
– YOU-KNOW-WHO – someone one does not wish to name, usually because it is both obvious and indelicate or taboo …1605
name – verbs
– ADDITION †* to add something to the name of anyone; to surname …1662
– BENAME †* to name, to mention by name …1579
– NAMEFY † to mention by name …1589 nonce word
– NEMEL † to name …c1250
– NEMEN † to name; to call by some name; to mention …c888
– NEMN † to name; to call by some name; to mention …c888
– NEVEN † 1. to give as a name to a person or thing …a1300
† 2. to name, to mention by name …a1300
– NUNCUPATE †* to call, to name, to designate …1609 obs. rare
– PERSONATE to call by name; to designate specifically …1927 Amer. dial.
– TAB to name …1924 US sl.
– YCLEPE † to call by name; to name …c950
name – phrases
– GOOD NAME IS BETTER THAN A GOLDEN GIRDLE, A a good name is better than money …Bk1894
– PUDDIN-AN-TAME – ASK EM AGAIN AND I’LL TELL YOU THE SAME a schoolboy expression in answer to “What’s your name?” …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
 
NAME, UNKNOWN NAME OF A THING see THING
 
NAME, UNKNOWN NAME OF A PERSON see UNKNOWN
 
NAMED – adjectives
– BEHIGHT named, designated …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– EUONYMOUS well or fittingly named; appropriately named …1864
– NUNCUPATE †* called, named …a1548 obs. rare
– YCLEPED called, named …c950 arch.
– YCLEPT called, named …c950 arch.
 
NAMELY – adverbs
– NAMANDLY † namely …c1375
 
NAMESAKE – nouns
– NAMETAKE a namesake …1966 Amer dial.