Definition of Soubriquet. Meaning of Soubriquet. Synonyms of Soubriquet

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Definition of Soubriquet

soubriquet
Sobriquet So`bri`quet" (s[-o]`br[-e]`k[asl]"), n.[F. sobriquet, OF. soubzbriquet, soubriquet, a chuck under the chin, hence, an affront, a nickname; of uncertain origin; cf. It. sottobecco a chuck under the chin.] An assumed name; a fanciful epithet or appellation; a nickname. [Sometimes less correctly written soubriquet.]
Soubriquet
Soubriquet Sou`bri`quet", n. See Sobriquet.

Meaning of Soubriquet from wikipedia

- A sobriquet (/ˈsoʊbrɪkeɪ/ SOH-bri-kay), or soubriquet, is a nickname, sometimes ****umed, but often given by another, that is descriptive. A sobriquet is...
- Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is highly elevated, giving it the soubriquet "land of a thousand hills", with its geography dominated by mountains...
- years 1999 and 2000 and many other awards. Robinson also earned tabloid soubriquet "Axeman of Albert Square" after sacking a large number of characters in...
- Allin - a version rumored to feature Linda Ronstadt herself (under the soubriquet 'The Razor') on backing vocals - and a later rendition by the folk-punk...
- were interred in the family burial ground at South Leith Church. The soubriquet of the 'Spread Eagle' was given to him by a Mr McLean, a merchant of Leith...
- convicted robbers, Sammy Osterman, was part of the gang, and his "Ulsterman" soubriquet was simply the result of mishearing his surname. William Gerald Boal (22...
- him "Bluidy Clavers". Contemporary evidence for the fairness of this soubriquet in the Covenanting tradition is mixed. Tales of the Covenanters and Covenanter...
- into the sea. Heinrich Severloh, a machine-gunner of 352 at WN62 got the soubriquet "The beast of Omaha": he claimed to have fired that day 400 rounds from...
- to the internet. The resulting notoriety meant that they acquired the soubriquet, "the Rattlin' Bog Sisters" and were invited to a major Irish music festival...
- (BN) and United Malays National Organisation (UMNO). He was granted the soubriquet Father of Unity (Bapa Perpaduan). Hussein bin Onn was born on 12 February...