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 in nature. Distinct...
- (BN) and United Malays National Organisation (UMNO). He was granted the soubriquet "Bapa Perpaduan" (Father of Unity). He was born in Johor Bahru, the son...
- with the soubriquet Asian nation 2000 were introduced in 2000, with the second and third iteration introduced in 2001 and 2005 with the soubriquet BSII (BS2)...
- "Father Gorret" (the "Abbé Gorret"), but he has also attracted other soubriquets such as "the Mountain bear" ("l'ours de la montagne"), "the Hermit of...
- him "Bluidy Clavers". Contemporary evidence for the fairness of this soubriquet in the Covenanting tradition is mixed. Tales of the Covenanters and Covenanter...
- Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is highly elevated, giving it the soubriquet "land of thousand hills", with its geography dominated by mountains in...
- Yuri I Vladimirovich (Russian: Юрий Владимирович), known under his soubriquet Yuri Dolgorukiy (Russian: Юрий Долгорукий, literally "Yuri the Far-Reaching";...
- In Day of the Dead, it is established that the lynch mob chanted his soubriquet of Candyman five times before he died, explaining why he would appear...
- David Neligan (1899–1983), known by his soubriquet "The Spy in the Castle", was a crucial figure involved in the Irish War of Independence (1919–21) and...
- 2009 the word was normally written as "Staaien". One regularly applied soubriquet is "Hel van Stayen" ("**** of Stayen"), used on behalf of top teams that...
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