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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese nomẽar, nomear from Latin nōmināre, present active infinitive of nōminō (I name), from nōmen (name), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name). Compare nominar, a borrowed doublet.

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VerbEdit

nomear (first-person singular present indicative nomeio, past participle nomeado)

  1. to name (give a name to)
    Synonyms: chamar, denominar, designar, nominar
  2. to nominate (name someone as a candidate for a particular role or position)
    Synonym: indicar
    Antonym: desnomear
  3. to entitle (give a title to)
    Synonym: intitular
  4. to elect (choose a candidate in an election)
    Synonyms: eleger, escolher
  5. to name (publicly implicate)

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