Usage examples for naming

  1. An inspection of the various executive officers shows that not a few are under departments other than would be expected; and the naming of officials is often misleading as to their importance. – Government and Administration of the United States by Westel W. Willoughby and William F. Willoughby
  2. They had it in dress also; but when it came to names- well, aunt Judith herself had had the naming of her brother's children, and she had done her best by them. – Winter Fun by William O. Stoddard
  3. I have been thinking of naming it too- I guess we all have- but I was thinking of Santa Maria- the first ship to discover the New World. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  4. She was in the elevator naming her floor to the man- who supposed her to have been passed by the office- perhaps two seconds after she entered the house itself. – In And Out by Edgar Franklin
  5. He had replied at once, naming his train. – The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers