Definition of Nickname. Meaning of Nickname. Synonyms of Nickname
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Definition of Nickname
NicknameNickname Nick"name`, n. [OE. ekename surname, hence, a
nickname, an ekename being understood as a nekename,
influenced also by E. nick, v. See Eke, and Name.]
A name given in contempt, derision, or sportive familiarity;
a familiar or an opprobrious appellation. NicknameNickname Nick"name`, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nicknamed; p. pr. &
vb. n. Nicknaming.]
To give a nickname to; to call by a nickname.
You nickname virtue; vice you should have spoke.
I altogether disclaim what has been nicknamed the
doctrine of finality. --Macaulay.
Meaning of Nickname from wikipedia
- A nickname
is a substitute
for the proper
name of a familiar
person, place, or thing, for affection
or ridicule. The term hypocoristic
is used to refer...
- (1883–1912), nicknamed
"Birdie", parti****nt in Robert Falcon
race to the South
Pole Byrd Spilman Dewey
- Rowneybury House
/ˈraʊnibəri/, nicknamed Beckingham
Palace, is a Grade
II listed building
in Sawbridgeworth, England
that was previously owned
- This is a list of nickname
-related list articles
on Wikipedia. A nickname
is "a familiar
to a person
or thing instead
of or as...
of U.S. state
and territory nicknames
, including officially adopted nicknames
, and other traditional nicknames
for individual states
Peeler, and Clarence
Miner, who was given
"Baby Jordan" because
of his similarities
(operating system), Google's mobile operating system
for Andy Rubin, founder
of the above Android
(film), 1982, directed...
- /mɒnˈtænə/ ( listen) is a state
in the Northwestern United
has several nicknames
none are official, including
"Big Sky Country" and "The Treasure...
- to Forever Captain
Marvel, a 1972 album
by Stan Getz "Captain Marvel", nickname
of footballer Bryan Robson
(born 1957) Adventures
1857 and 1887 Paw Paw Tunnel, in Maryland
"paw-paw French", a nickname
of the Missouri French
Pawpawsaurus, or pawpaw
Lizard, a dinosaur
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