Chinese words with 名 character meaning (HSK)

名字

MING2, ZI5
name (of a person or thing)

有名

YOU3, MING2
famous, well-known

报名

BAO4, MING2
to sign up, to enter one's name, to apply, to register, to enroll, to enlist

著名

ZHU4, MING2
famous, noted, well-known, celebrated

名牌

MING2, PAI2
famous brand

名片

MING2, PIAN4
(business) card

名胜古迹

MING2, SHENG4, GU3, JI4
historical sites and scenic spots

名次

MING2, CI4
position in a ranking of names

名额

MING2, E2
fixed number of people, quota

名副其实

MING2, FU4, QI2, SHI2
not just in name only, but also in reality (idiom)

名誉

MING2, YU4
fame, reputation, honor, honorary, emeritus (of retired professor)

命名

MING4, MING2
to give a name to, to dub, to christen, to designate, named after, naming

莫名其妙

MO4, MING2, QI2, MIAO4
unfathomable mystery (idiom), subtle and ineffable, unable to make head or tail of it, boring (e.g. movie)