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Meaning of "prenominal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRENOMINAL

prenominal  [priːˈnɒmɪnəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRENOMINAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Prenominal is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PRENOMINAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pre-nominal letters

Pre-nominal letters are a title which is placed before the name of a person as distinct from a post-nominal title which is placed after the name. Examples of pre-nominal titles, for instance professional titles include: Doctor, Captain, Eur Ing, Ir, CA and Professor; whilst other common social titles are Mr., Master, The Honorable, Ms., Mrs. and Miss. Pre-nominal letters are generally social, but can be professional in nature.

Definition of prenominal in the English dictionary

The definition of prenominal in the dictionary is placed before a noun, esp used only before a noun. Other definition of prenominal is of or relating to a praenomen.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRENOMINAL


abdominal
æbˈdɒmɪnəl
adnominal
ədˈnɒmɪnəl
binominal
baɪˈnɒmɪnəl
cognominal
kɒɡˈnɒmɪnəl
criminal
ˈkrɪmɪnəl
germinal
ˈdʒɜːmɪnəl
luminal
ˈluːmɪnəl
multinominal
ˌmʌltɪˈnɒmɪnəl
nominal
ˈnɒmɪnəl
phenomenal
fɪˈnɒmɪnəl
praenominal
priːˈnɒmɪnəl
prolegomenal
ˌprəʊleˈɡɒmɪnəl
pronominal
prəʊˈnɒmɪnəl
ruminal
ˈruːmɪnəl
seminal
ˈsɛmɪnəl
subabdominal
ˌsʌbæbˈdɒmɪnəl
subliminal
sʌbˈlɪmɪnəl
surnominal
sɜːˈnɒmɪnəl
terminal
ˈtɜːmɪnəl
trigeminal
traɪˈdʒɛmɪnəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRENOMINAL

prename
prenasal
prenatal
prenatally
preneed
prenegotiate
prenegotiation
prenomen
prenomina
prenominally
prenominate
prenomination
prenoon
prenotification
prenotify
prenotion
prentice
prenticeship
prenubile
prenup

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRENOMINAL

air terminal
career criminal
computer terminal
container terminal
cybercriminal
dumb terminal
ferry terminal
final
foraminal
freight terminal
geminal
multiterminal
noncriminal
nonterminal
oil terminal
petty criminal
point-of-sale terminal
subterminal
superluminal
visual display terminal
war criminal

Synonyms and antonyms of prenominal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «prenominal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRENOMINAL

Find out the translation of prenominal to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of prenominal from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «prenominal» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

prenominal
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

prenominal
570 millions of speakers

English

prenominal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

prenominal
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

prenominal
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

prenominal
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

prenominal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

prenominal
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

prenominal
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Prenominal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

prenominal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

prenominal
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

prenominal
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Prenominal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

prenominal
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

prenominal
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पॅरेनियम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

prenominal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

prenominal
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prenominal
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

prenominal
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

prenominal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

prenominal
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

prenominal
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

prenominal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

prenominal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of prenominal

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRENOMINAL»

The term «prenominal» is normally little used and occupies the 124.252 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRENOMINAL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «prenominal» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «prenominal» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about prenominal

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRENOMINAL»

Discover the use of prenominal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to prenominal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The syntax of prenominal and postnominal adjectives in Old ...
This book is the first monograph which provides a comprehensive discussion of the syntactic behaviour of Old English (OE) adnominal adjectives.
Agnieszka Pysz, 2009
2
The Germanic Languages
4.4.3 The English 'double genitive' construction In EN, prenominal genitive phrases are marked with 's (on which see Section 4.4.6.2), while postnominal genitives are marked with the preposition of. There are a number of differences between ...
Wayne Harbert, 2006
3
Universals of Human Language: Syntax
(IT) O. With few exceptions, RRC's are prenominal only if in the basic word order of the language verbs follow their objects. (IT) Prenominal RC's in SOV languages will be discussed in Sec. 3.2; prenominal participles in TURKISH in Sec.
Joseph Harold Greenberg, Charles Albert Ferguson, Edith A. Moravcsik, 1978
4
Nominal Phrases from a Scandinavian Perspective
CHAPTER 6 PRENOMINAL POSSESSORS 6.1 Introduction We will now turn to prenominal possessor phrases in Scandinavian DPs. On my analysis, prenominal possessors are generated in Spec-NP, just like post- nominal possessors.
Marit Julien, 2005
5
Bandle, Oscar; Braunmüller, Kurt; Jahr, Ernst Hakon; Karker, ...
In Norw. nonpronominal genitives and in Sw. and Dan. both pronominal and non- pronominal genitives are restricted to prenominal position. This is a clear case of violation of the headmodifier order one might expect to find on the basis of the ...
Mouton De Gruyter, 2005
6
On Children's Acquisition of Adjectives in English
Table 5.6 provides the totals and proportions of adjectives in prenominal and predicative structures for all three children studied here. When the children are two years of age, all of them evenly split their adjectives between prenominal and  ...
Melissa J. Meisterheim, 2007
7
Typology and Second Language Acquisition
A number of developmental and typological factors conspire together to favour transfer of prenominal relatives in the bilingual subjects' English. The dominance of Cantonese over English, as indicated by the MLUw differential, largely ...
Anna Giacalone Ramat, 2003
8
Linguistic Universals and Language Variation
In contrast to Italian, prenominal possessives can be coordinated and focused like strong forms. Nevertheless the authors assume that prenominal possessives in Portuguese are weak, because they cannot be modified, are sometimes ...
Peter Siemund, 2011
9
Clitics and Constituents in Phrase Structure Grammar
But coordination of prenominal adjectives does not evidence the same problems as word internal coordination does in general in French, cf. §4.5.3. Moreover, a closer look at the facts shows that one actually would not want to consider ...
Philip H. Miller, 1992
10
The Acquisition of Syntax in Romance Languages
Monolingual acquisition In his first recording, at 1;8.7, Daniel produces five prenominal adjectives but no postnominal adjective (cf. Table 6). However, the first postnominal adjectives can be observed already in the second recording two  ...
Vincent Torrens, Linda Escobar, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRENOMINAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term prenominal is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Tennessee Wholesale Nursery - 57 Years and Still Growing Strong
... to mention is that we have sold to over 50,000 customers and out of this staggering amount, negative feedback of less than 1% is prenominal. «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
2
Jamie Carroll: Bring back knighthoods
He survived, and recipients of the senior rank of the Order of Australia are now also entitled to the prenominal Sir or Dame. So bring on the ... «National Post, Apr 15»
3
Kicking Crucial for “Dark Horse” Arkansas in 2015
After the prenominal finish to Arkansas' 2014 season, the 2015 team looks to pick up right where it left off. Many SEC analysts believe Arkansas ... «The Arkanas Traveller, Apr 15»
4
Behind Enemy Lines: A Closer Look At The Chicago Bears
While Marshall may have been banged up for the most of 2014 he has still been a prenominal redzone target and even if he isn't 100% this ... «Blogging Dirty, Oct 14»
5
Buoyed by Election Results, Dr. B. K. Modi of Spice Group Commits …
With the prenominal performance of BJP and the NDA led by Narendra Modi in the current elections, Dr. B.K. Modi, Chairman of Spice Group, ... «PR Newswire India, May 14»
6
Despite outshooting rival Stockbridge, Leslie girls soccer has to …
“(Rodgers) has always been prenominal,” Kuzma said. “She is a senior this year and she has been our starting goalie since she was a ... «MLive.com, Apr 13»
7
Carpenter Racing's 240hp Triumph Rocket III
“Getting an everyday rider – especially one this heavy – in the 8-second zone is prenominal,” said Carpenter. “This bike is like a flying couch. «MotorcycleUSA.com, Oct 12»
8
New research demonstrates language learners' creativity
This result indicates that speakers readily generalize a restriction against this use--referred to as "prenominal"--to adjectives that they've never ... «EurekAlert, Mar 11»
9
Why Johnny Can't Name His Colors
To test this, we took a couple dozen two-year olds and gave them some quick training on color words. Either we trained them with prenominal ... «Scientific American, Jul 10»
10
Politically correct catchwords we hide behind
... ways: can incongruity and cohesiveness both describe the same thing? Can the word intelligent ever be used as a prenominal for dumbbell? «RenewAmerica, Feb 10»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Prenominal [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/prenominal>. Nov 2019 ».
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