Nome meaning

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A nomarchy.
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A province of Pharaonic, Hellenistic, and Roman Egypt.
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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.
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A province of ancient Egypt.
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(place) City in W Alas., on the S coast of Seward Peninsula.
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See GNOME.
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A prefecture or unit of regional government in Greece.

Laconia is the southernmost nome in the Peloponnese.

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A territorial division of ancient Egypt.
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A type of musical composition in Ancient Greece.
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(US) No ma'am.
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Origin of nome

  • Greek nomos district, custom nem- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Ancient Greek νομός (nomos), from νέμειν (nemein, “to divide").

    From Wiktionary