a province of ancient Egypt
Origin of nomeClassical Greek nomos ; from nemein, distribute: see -nomy
city in W Alas., on the S coast of Seward Peninsula
Origin of Nomeafter nearby Cape Nome, probably ; from “? name,” query on an early map, misread as C. Nome
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 Pharaonic, Hellenistic, and Roman Egypt.
- A nomarchy.
Origin of nomeGreek nomos, district, custom; see nem- in Indo-European roots.
- (US) no ma'am
Ancient Greek Î½Î¿Î¼ÏŒÏ‚ (nomos), from Î½ÎÎ¼ÎµÎ¹Î½ (nemein, “to divide").