Proper Noun: Definition, Examples, List & Sentences


A proper noun is a noun that determines the particular person, place, thing, object, organization, or any idea which is shown or written in the sentence. This noun begins with a capital letter.

A proper noun always begins with capital letters as it shows the proper identification of whatever it wants to deliver. It is not necessary to place a proper noun at the beginning of the sentence to write a capital letter; it may be placed anywhere in the sentence along with a capital letter.  

Examples of Proper Noun

Person: Cristiano Ronaldo, Robin, Maria, etc.
Place: England, United State, Paris, etc
Thing: Apple, Oreo, Pepsi, BMW, Bata, etc.
Organization: World Bank, WHO, UNICEF, etc.

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Examples of Proper noun are in Sentences

  1. Sir Don Bradman is a famous cricketer.
  2. Saint Peter International College is a highly reputed college in this city.
  3. Bugatti Veyron is one of the fastest sports cars in the world.
  4. The British English language is similar to that of the American English language.
  5. We came to London last week.
  6. Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world.
  7. Maya loves to swim early in the morning.
  8. We can search for anything from the Google search engine.
  9. Facebook is one of the best social media sites in the world.
  10. Kids like Oreo biscuits.
  11. The blue whale is the largest mammal ever lived on earth.
  12. Miami is one of the lovely visiting cities to enjoy.
  13. India is known for its Indian food, Indian cuisines, and Dishes.
  14. Oxford University is the most expensive university in the world.
  15. Robin is playing chess with his friend.
  16. Jonathan is coming from Tokyo by taking the evening’s flight.
  17. Dogs are loyal pets among all pet animals.
  18. Where is Andrew Simonds?
  19. She was born in January this year.
  20. Our family is organizing a grand party this Saturday.

List of Proper Noun

  1. Africa
  2. Agatha christie
  3. Atlantic Ocean
  4. Audi
  5. Australia
  6. Bata
  7. Berlin Wall
  8. Black
  9. BMW
  10. Burger king
  11. California
  12. Canon
  13. China
  14. Christmas
  15. Coke
  16. Daily news
  17. Daniel
  18. Deadpool
  19. December
  20. Dell
  21. Doctor Norris
  22. Dollar
  23. Dr. Morgan
  24. Eiffel Tower
  25. England
  26. English
  27. Europe
  28. Facebook
  29. Ferrari
  30. Ford
  31. France
  32. Germany
  33. Google
  34. Heidi
  35. Harman miller
  36. Himalayas
  37. India
  38. Indian ocean
  39. Italian
  40. Janet
  41. January
  42. Japan
  43. Jennifer Lopez
  44. Jim
  45. John
  46. Judaism
  47. Jupiter
  48. Justin
  49. Lady Gaga
  50. London

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