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Nome

 (nōm)
A city of western Alaska on Norton Sound and the southern coast of Seward Peninsula. It was founded as a gold-mining camp in 1898 and became a boomtown during the gold rush.

nome

 (nōm)
n.
1. A province of Pharaonic, Hellenistic, and Roman Egypt.
2. A nomarchy.

[Greek nomos, district, custom; see nem- in Indo-European roots.]

nome

(nəʊm)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any of the former provinces of modern Greece; nomarchy
2. (Historical Terms) an administrative division of ancient Egypt
[C18: from Greek nomos pasture, region]

Nome

(noʊm)

n.
1. a seaport in W Alaska. 2301.
2. Cape, a cape in W Alaska, on Seward Peninsula, W of Nome.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nome - a town in western Alaska on the southern coast of the Seward PeninsulaNome - a town in western Alaska on the southern coast of the Seward Peninsula; an important center of an Alaskan gold rush at the beginning of the 20th century
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
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Address : Nome Harbornome, Alaska 99762 United States
Richard Beneville, Mayor of the City of Nome, says that when Shell pulled out the community expected that further development of the port would never happen.
The choir have previously sang the Polish national anthem live before a Great Britain vs Poland ice hockey game, their biggest crowd to date - but Senza Nome will now perform in-front of a bumper Ricoh Arena crowd and millions more on television around the world.
2) Questo primo lavoro si innesta, chiaramente, sul Alone dei numerosi studi condotti sull'onomastica personale italiana, ma pone al centro dell'investigazione lo stretto legame che si stabilisee tra identite, concetto da sempre oggetto delle riAessioni di molti settori disciplinari, e nome personale, senza tralasciare il legame aAettivo su cui poggia il processo di nominazione.
A Escala de Ciume Romantico apresenta uma lista de frases que especificam situacoes de relacionamento, por exemplo: "Trocar o meu nome pode ser uma questao de esquecimento"; "Acho ruim quando ele fala que ja teve momentos muito bons com outra pessoa".
The Alaska musher crossed the finish line in the Bering Sea coastal town of Nome at 4:13 a.
Em um documento epigrafico ateniense (IG I, 125), e testemunhada a concessao de honras da parte de Atenas a um cidadao cireneu de nome Epikerdes, que enviou ajuda financeira aos prisioneiros em Siracusa em 413 a.
Danielle Slingsby, who heads the Nome Community Center, said at a public hearing, "I think if you take (the exemption) away from nonprofits, you're basically just taking away services from the people of Nome.
Como signo linguistico, o nome proprio singulariza-se por ser desprovido de sentido, portanto, de relacao de significacao (estabelecida entre significante e significado), a ele sendo reservada a relacao de denotacao (estabelecida entre a palavra e o objeto).
In Nome and Kodiak, weather reports are crucial for many because of the severe weather that can affect fishing vessels in far-flung regions, including the Bering Sea (think of the violent storms on the cable television show "The Deadliest Catch") and the Gulf of Alaska.
Alguns autores afirmam que o reconhecimento do nome ocorre a partir dos seis meses de vida [2], mas nao foram encontradas pesquisas empiricas acerca do tema.
Seavey battled Zirkle for position as the two headed to Nome the AP noted.