Definition of ignominy in English:

ignominy

Syllabification: ig·no·min·y
Pronunciation: /ˈignəˌminē, igˈnäminē
 
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noun

Origin

mid 16th century: from French ignominie or Latin ignominia, from in- 'not' + a variant of nomen 'name'.

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