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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Short form of various words.

NounEdit

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.

VerbEdit

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 2Edit

Onomatopoeic.

InterjectionEdit

nom

  1. (colloquial) Used to denote eating, or enjoyment of eating. Commonly used as "nom nom nom".
    [to a baby]
    You are so cute, I could just eat you right up! Nom nom nom.
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VerbEdit

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

  1. (colloquial) To eat with noisy enjoyment.
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AkanEdit

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VerbEdit

nom

  1. to drink
    nom nsu - to drink water

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kotey, Paul A. (1998). Twi-English/English-Twi Dictionary. New York: Hippocrene Books. →ISBN

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Greek νόμος (nómos).

NounEdit

nom n (plural nomuri)

  1. law
  2. rule
  3. belief

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nom m (plural noms)

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

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nom m (plural noms)

  1. A name, especially a last name or family name.
    Un nom de famille est un nom propre.A family name is a proper noun.
    Votre nom et prénom, s'il vous plaît.Your last name and first name, please.
  2. A noun.
    Un nom de famille est un nom propre.A family name is a proper noun.

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DescendantsEdit

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

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IstriotEdit

Kamkata-viriEdit

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian nome.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nom m (plural nomi)

  1. (grammar) noun

Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

nom

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

NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

nom m (plural noms)

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

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OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

NounEdit

nom m (plural noms)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun

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Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • num (Anglo-Norman)
  • nun (Anglo-Norman)

EtymologyEdit

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).

NounEdit

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

  1. name

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Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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).

NounEdit

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

  1. name

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

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.

SawiEdit

ParticleEdit

nom

  1. don't
    Tadan nom!Don't be afraid!

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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

nom

  1. to look at
  2. to look after

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