|Look up nomen in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.|
Nomen may refer to:
- Nomen, the middle part of Ancient Roman names (see Roman naming conventions)
- Nomen (Ancient Egypt), the personal name of Ancient Egyptian pharaohs
- Jaume Nomen (born 1960), Catalan astronomer
- Nō-men, the mask used in Noh performances (see Noh#Masks)
- Christi Nomen, an 1894 encyclical of Pope Leo XIII
- Glossary of scientific naming explains many examples of nomen and associated terms
- Nomen agentis, In linguistics, an agent noun, denoting an entity by its action
- Nomen dubium, (pl. nomina dubia), in zoology a scientific name that is of unknown or doubtful application
- Nomen illegitimum, a name published validly, but contravening articles of the International Botanical Congress.
- Nomen mysticum, the secret name for a member of a mystical secret society, who has been accepted as a worthy and confirmed member
- Nomen nescio, abbreviated "N.N.", used to signify an anonymous or otherwise unidentified person
- Nomen novum, a scientific name created to replace a name that is a junior synonym or homonym
- Nomen nudum, in taxonomy a term or phrase that looks like a scientific name, but lacks a valid description
- Nomen oblitum, literally a "forgotten name" that has fallen out of use, in favour of a nomen protectum
- nomen protectum, a name adopted in preference to a nomen oblitum
- Nomen sacrum, Latin for "sacred name", can be used to refer to traditions of abbreviated writing of several frequently occurring divine names or titles in early Greek language Holy Scripture
|This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Nomen.
If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.