1. 1〔家の名〕the family name
    • 家名を継ぐ
    • succeed to the family name
  1. 2〔家の名誉〕the family honor
    • 家名を汚す
    • disgrace [blacken] the family name
    • 彼は大いに家名を上げた
    • He enhanced the reputation of the family greatly.