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Definition of the noun allonym

What does allonym mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: allonyms

  1. the name of another person taken by an author as a pen name. Compare pseudonym.
  2. a work published under a name that is not that of the author.

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Google previewDictionary of Information and Library Management (2009)

by Bloomsbury Publishing

allonym, pseudonym 2.a copyof a computer application align /əˈ;laɪn/verb to place twoobjects sidebyside in a line alignment /əˈ; laɪnmənt/ noun ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

backward as pseudonym: ananym name substituted for another with which it is closely associated: metonymy name system: nomenclature name taken by a writer, assumed: allonym name unknown, condition of having one's: incognito name ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1895)

allonym (alo-nim), n. [= F. allonyme, K. Gr. dź70s, other, 4- ovoua, AEolic bywua, name: see onym.] A name other than the true one; an alias; a pseudonym. [Rare.] ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Allison Allison Division, General Motors allit alliteration; alliterative ALLNAVSTAS All Naval Stations allo allonym allo (Greek prefix—other)—allele, allopathic, allopatric, allophone, ...

Google previewDictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory (2012)

by J. A. Cuddon

aline'a aliamiado allegory allegro alliteration alliterative prose alliterative revival alliterative verse allonym allusion almanac a lo divino als ob altar poem altercatio alterity alternance des rimes alternate rhyme alternative literature alternative ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Language (2001)

by David Crystal

allonym /'atonun/ A name assumed hy an author which helongs to someone else.

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

passim, paynim, prelim, Purim, snap brim; acronym, allonym, antonym, cherubim, cryptonym, eponym, Hasidim, homonym, interim, junglegym, metonym, paradigm, pseudonym, retronym, seraphim, synonym, toponym; ad interim, heteronym.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ALLONYM Noun. (Greek, allos = other + onyma = name. PL, Allonyms.) An assumed ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Continental Women Writers (1991)

by Katharina M. Wilson

TopTrceanu — the last an allonym, TopTrceanu being a close poet friend of O.C.) Born ...

Google previewDictionary of Early English (1955)

by Joseph T. Shipley

allonym, an assumed name; a book bearing a name as the author's, not that of the author; allonymous, falsely attributed. allotheism, worship of other or strange gods. (accent on the lot; current in scientific use), the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the American Short Story (2015)

by Abby H. P. Werlock

McClatchy, “Allonym” James Salter, “The Destruction of the Goetheanum” Anne Tyler, “WithAllFlags Flying” Patricia Zelver, “On the Desert” 1973 Joyce Carol ...

Google previewDictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (2011)

by David Crystal

see ALLO-, MORPHEME allonym (n.) A term used in ONOMASTICS for a name.

Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

comb variation; reversal; departure from normal (allonym, allopathy) allotrio- [Gr. allotrios, strange] comb abnormal, unnatural (allotriolith, allotriophagy) -ally [ON suf.

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Allonym Meaning

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Scrabble value of A1L1L1O1N1Y4M3

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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