Nome is a municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Midt-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Ulefoss.The municipality of Nome was created on 1 January 1964 when the two former municipalities of Holla and Lunde were merged together. Nome consists of a number of villages including Lunde, Ulefoss, Flåbygd, and Svenseid.
The municipality of Nome was created in 1964 and the name was taken from a lake in the river of Eidselva. The meaning of the name is unknown.The coat-of-arms is from modern times. They were granted in 1989. The arms are silver and blue and are divided party per bend sinister to look like steps. It is meant to represent the Telemark Canal which runs through the municipality.