A naming convention is a convention (generally agreed scheme) for naming things. Conventions differ in their intents, which may include to:

Use cases

Well-chosen naming conventions aid the casual user in navigating and searching larger structures. Several areas where naming conventions are commonly used include:


Examples of naming conventions may include:


  1. ^ "Jewish Naming Convention in Angevin England.Eleazar ha-Levi".
  2. ^ "Norwegian Naming Convention". stolaf.edu. Archived from the original on 10 March 2005.