"by the name of" meaning in English

See by the name of in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Prepositional phrase

Head templates: {{head|en|prepositional phrase|head=}} by the name of, {{en-PP}} by the name of
  1. Having a certain name; called. Related terms: rejoice in the name of [UK] Translations (having a certain name): di nome (Italian)
    Sense id: en-by_the_name_of-en-prep_phrase-j3fdJ4fX Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header

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