Thesaurus > Related Words: nickname

  Words related to nickname

Related / Similar Words: moniker, cognomen, sobriquet, soubriquet, dub

 

Definition:
  • a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person''s given name); "Joe''s mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph"; "Henry''s nickname was Slim";
  • a descriptive name for a place or thing; "the nickname for the U.S. Constitution is `Old Ironsides''";
  • give a nickname to;

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    Derivational Morphology: dub, moniker, cognomen, sobriquet, soubriquet

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: kælenavn   Dutch: bijnaam  
    Estonian: hüüdnimi   Finnish: lempinimi  
    French: surnom   German: Spitzname  
    Greek: παρωνύμιο   Hebrew: כינוי חיבה  
    Italian: soprannome   Latin: cognomen  
    Maltese: laqam   Norwegian: kallenavn  
    Portuguese: apelido   Russian: псевдоним  
    Spanish: apodo   Swedish: smeknamn  
     
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