Sobriquet

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Sobriquet Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person''s given name); "Joe''s mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph"; "Henry''s nickname was Slim"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name); "Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph"; "Henry's nickname was Slim"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Sobriquet'


  • Sobriquet: A sobriquet (/ˈsoʊbrɨkeɪ/ SOH-bri-kay) is a nickname, sometimes assumed, but often given by another. It is usually a familiar name, distinct from a pseudonym

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