Definitions of namely

  1. By name; by particular mention; specifically; especially; expressly. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. That is to say; to wit; videlicet; - introducing a particular or specific designation. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. That is to say; to wit; to state more particularly. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for namely

  1. Now that Charles has so completely cleared himself I don't see that anything more can be done for the moment; and of one thing I am certain, namely that you are making yourself much worse, and must keep absolutely quiet for the rest of the day. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Parents and guardians supplying money to such students abroad were to incur the penalty of a preamunire- perpetual exile, namely with loss of all their goods. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley