A province of Pharaonic, Hellenistic, and Roman Egypt.
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.
A province of ancient Egypt.
(place) City in W Alas., on the S coast of Seward Peninsula.
Laconia is the southernmost nome in the Peloponnese.
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").