nomen etymology

Latin word nomen comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (Name.)

Detailed word origin of nomen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁nómn̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Name.
nomen Latin (lat) (grammar) noun (i.e. substantive, adjective, pronoun, article or numeral). In particular, the middle name of a three-part free man's Latin name which distinguished one gens from another. Name, appellation. Title.

Words with the same origin as nomen

Descendants of *h₁nómn̥
nominatim