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named meaning

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  • Named may refer to something that has been given a name. Named may also refer to: named (computing), a widely used DNS server Naming (parliamentary procedure) In literature: The Named, a fantasy novel by Marianne Curley The Named, a fictional race of prehistoric big cats, depicted in The Books of the Named series by Clare Bell
  • VerbBFnameSGnamesPRnaming
    1. simple past tense and past participle of name.
    2. AdjectiveBFname
      1. Having a name.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Also in Mr. Ledger’s system were three anti-anxiety medications: diazepam, the generic name for Valium; alprazolam, commonly known as Xanax; and temazepam [ … ] .
          • Subaru named it after the New York zip code Tribeca — a syllabic abbreviation of “Triangle Below Canal Street” — not so much to connote wealth and glamour
          • ... portrait of a gentleman bent on reforming the world — a Utopographer, the author calls him —by name Mr. Sempack.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Names of this sort, theophorous or basilophorous, were regularly given to foreigners residing in Egypt from the New Kingdom onwards, if not earlier; even Joseph was no exception.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Although he was found innocent, the allegations had tarred his name.
          • The best bit is the most obscure: When Vivien announces her plans to stay temporarily with a local antiques dealer, Ethel Mae Potter, only “Lucy” obsessionists may recognize Ethel Mertz’s maiden name.
          • As soon as I straighten out which of the twins is which, I'll start calling them by their names.

      Meaning of named for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "named" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Past participles
                • Verb simple past forms
            Difficultness: Level 1
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            Definiteness: Level 1
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