Nom

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NOM may refer to:

Nom may refer to:

  • Nôm, a classical vernacular script of the Vietnamese language that makes use of Chinese characters
  • Nộm, Vietnamese salad
  • Finrod Felagund, a character from J.R.R. Tolkien's Silmarillion, also known as Nóm
  • Because nom is French for "name":
    • Nom de plume, "name of the pen", a pseudonym adopted by an author
    • Nom d'amour, "name of love", a hypocorism -- the shortening of one's normal name into a pet name
    • Nom de guerre, "name of war", a pseudonym adopted by an insurgent
  • Nomination, to be named as a candidate
  • "Om nom nom", an onomatopoeia used to represent eating, first used by the Cookie Monster

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