Meanings of minor planet names: 350001–351000
As minor planet discoveries are confirmed, they are given a permanent number by the IAU's Minor Planet Center, and the discoverers can then submit names for them, following the IAU's naming conventions. The list below concerns those minor planets in the specified span of numbers that have received names, and explains the meanings of those names. Besides the Minor Planet Circulars (in which the citations are published), a key source is Lutz D. Schmadel's Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Meanings that do not quote a reference (the "†" links) are tentative.
Minor planets not yet given a name have not been included in this list.
|Name||Provisional Designation||Source of Name|
|350185 Linnell||2011 UA260||Stuart J. Linnell (b. 1947), a noted local musician, poet, song-writer and lifelong friend of the discoverer. †|
|350509 Vepřoknedlozelo||2000 AH204||Vepřoknedlozelo is a famous traditional Czech meal, consisting of roast pork, dumplings and Sauerkraut (cabbage). †|
|350838 Gorelysheva||2002 EH163||Anna Gorelysheva (1980–2012), a Russian poet and science-fiction writer. †|
|350969 Boiohaemum||2003 DK13||Boiohaemum, the land of the Boii Celtic tribes in Danubian Central Europe around the turn of the Common Era, as mentioned by Strabo and Tacitus. †|
|Meanings of minor planet names
List of minor planets: 350,001–351,000