Definition of Nicknames. Meaning of Nicknames. Synonyms of Nicknames

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Definition of Nicknames

Nickname
Nickname 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.
Nickname
Nickname 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. --Shak. I altogether disclaim what has been nicknamed the doctrine of finality. --Macaulay.

Meaning of Nicknames from wikipedia

- means a nickname or personal name. The word often distinguishes personal names from nicknames that became proper names out of former nicknames. English...
- table of U.S. state and territory nicknames, including officially adopted nicknames, and other traditional nicknames for individual states and territories...
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- of the Chicago area. Chicago portal List of city nicknames in Illinois Lists of nicknamesnickname list articles on Wikipedia "The city had been built...
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