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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
(also moniker) is a substitute
for the proper
name of a familiar
or thing. Commonly
used to express
affection, a form of endearment...
- 1917, New Zealanders
were also being called
"Kiwis", supplanting other nicknames
such as "Enzedder". The kiwi has long had a special significance
- 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...
- The athletic nickname
, or equivalently athletic
moniker, of a university
or college within
the United States
is the name officially adopted
by that institution...
is the nickname
of: George Blackburn
(American football) (1913–2006), American collegiate football
head coach Blackie
is a nickname
. It may refer
to: family nickname
of U.S. President George
H. W. Bush (1924–2018), po****rized by New York Times columnist
- Lalo is a masculine given
and a surname. It is a common nickname
for Eduardo, Eladio, Gerardo, Wenceslao, and Gonzalo, according
- state, federal district
and territory nicknames
, including officially adopted nicknames
and other traditional nicknames
for the 50 U.S. states, the U.S. federal...
- **** is a nickname
for Richard which likely originated
in the Middle
Ages as rhyming slang
for "Rick", as did William
→ Will → Bill and Robert...
- As a nickname
, Lala or La La may refer
Afridi, ****stani cricketer
(1911–2000), Indian cricketer
La La Anthony
(born 1979), American...
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