nomination

nomination

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English

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin nōminātiō, from the verb nōminō (to name; to nominate).

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˌnɑmɪˈneɪʃən/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌnɒmɪˈneɪʃən/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən
  • Hyphenation: nom‧i‧na‧tion

Noun

nomination (countable and uncountable, plural nominations)

  1. An act or instance of nominating.
  2. A device or means by which a person or thing is nominated. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

Related terms

  • nominate
  • denomination

Translations

Further reading

  • nomination on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

French

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin nominatio, nominationem.

Pronunciation

Noun

nomination f (plural nominations)

  1. nomination

Related terms

  • nominer
  • nommer

Further reading

  • “nomination”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.

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