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名を表す, 名を現す, なをあらわす
Expression, Godan verb
to distinguish oneself
名を売る, なをうる
Expression, Godan verb
to gain a reputation, to make oneself famous
名をなす, 名を成す, なをなす
Expression, Godan verb
to become famous, to make a name for oneself
名を残す, なをのこす
Expression, Godan verb
to be remembered, to go down in history
名を汚す, なをけがす
Expression, Godan verb
to shame the name (of), to blot the reputation (of)
名を取る, なをとる
Expression, Godan verb
to become famous
名を騙る, 名をかたる, なをかたる
Expression, Godan verb, See 騙る・かたる・2
to impersonate someone, to go under a false name, to make fraudulent use of someone's name
名を挙げる, 名をあげる, 名を上げる, 名を揚げる, なをあげる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to gain fame, to make one's name
名を連ねる, なをつらねる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to have one's name entered (in a list)
名をはせる, 名を馳せる, なをはせる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 馳せる・3
to win fame, to be widely-known, to be well known, to make a name for oneself
名を振る, 仮名をふる, かなをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See 振る・ふる・6, See 振り仮名
to add kana to, to add Japanese reading to
またの名を, 又の名を, またのなを
also known as, also called
名をとる, 異名を取る, いみょうをとる
Expression, Godan verb
to earn the nickname (of), to be dubbed
浮き名を流す, 浮名を流す, うきなをながす
Expression, Godan verb
to get a reputation as a philanderer
名をそそぐ, 汚名を雪ぐ, 汚名をすすぐ, 汚名を濯ぐ, おめいをそそぐ, おめいをすすぐ
Expression, Godan verb, See 濯ぐ・すすぐ・2
to clear one's name
名を轟かせる, 名をとどろかせる, なをとどろかせる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to make one's name well known, to gain much fame
歴史に名を留める, れきしになをとどめる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 留める・とどめる・3
to inscribe one's name in history
名を捨てて実を取る, なをすててじつをとる
Expression, Godan verb
to take the profit over the fame
人は死して名を留む, ひとはししてなをとどむ
Expression, Proverb
he has not lived that lives not after death, the great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it
虎は死して皮を留め人は死して名を残す, とらはししてかわをとどめひとはししてなをのこす
Expression, Proverb
he has not lived that lives not after death, the great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it, tigers leave their hide when they die; men leave their name
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