a past participle of bename.
to name; call by name.
(archaic) a past participle of bename
verb -names, -naming, -named, -named, -nempt
an archaic word for name (sense 12)
Eduard [e-doo-ahrt] /ˈɛ dʊˌɑrt/ (Show IPA), 1884–1948, Czech patriot and statesman: president of Czechoslovakia 1935–38 and 1945–48. noun Eduard (ˈeːduart). 1884–1948, Czech statesman; president of Czechoslovakia (1935–38; 1946–48) and of its government in exile (1939–45)
a city in N Campania, in S Italy: monumental arch erected by Trajan. Historical Examples Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15) Charles Morris The Saracen: The Holy War Robert Shea The Saracen: The Holy War Robert Shea The Saracen: The Holy War Robert Shea The Saracen: The Holy War Robert Shea The Saracen: The Holy […]
desire to do good to others; goodwill; charitableness: to be filled with benevolence toward one’s fellow creatures. an act of kindness; a charitable gift. English History. a forced contribution to the sovereign. Contemporary Examples Horoscopes for June 12-18, 2011 Starsky + Cox June 11, 2011 Historical Examples Herbert Hoover Vernon Kellogg Tales And Novels, Volume […]
characterized by or expressing goodwill or kindly feelings: a benevolent attitude; her benevolent smile. desiring to help others; charitable: gifts from several benevolent alumni. intended for benefits rather than profit: a benevolent institution. Contemporary Examples What Joan Rivers Said She Would Do If She Were Dictator of America Asawin Suebsaeng September 4, 2014 The Evolution […]