deep disgrace; shame; dishonor
Not only did the party lose the election, but the prime minister suffered the ignominy of losing his own seat in parliament.
in (not)#nomen nominis (name) (Latin)
ignominy, notoriety, opprobrium, stigma
IGNO (IGNORE)+miny (enemy). so YOU ignore your enemy because you have a DEEP DISGRACE FOR HIM. Ignominy=Ignore+Me so if you ignore me i will fell dishonour, disgrace and shame ignominy = igno + mini; igno = ignorable why? because its mini = small so to ignore someone because s/he is small is shameful and dishonarable for that person so ignominy = deep disgrace. ignominy: i+ GNOME +ny. when i am gnome (dwarf) i feel shamefull or humiliation