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Definition of the noun allonym
What does allonym mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: allonyms
- the name of another person taken by an author as a pen name. Compare pseudonym.
- a work published under a name that is not that of the author.
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Word Nerd (2007)
More Than 18,000 Fascinating Facts about Words by Barbara Ann Kipfer
the grooming of one cat by another is allogrooming if your feet are growing faster than your body as a whole, they are allometric an allonym is a pen name that is borrowed, not made-up like a pseudonym another word for conventional medical ...
Flip 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 ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
allonym (al'o-nim), n. [= F. allonyme, ( Gr. (2120;, other, + C'WO/lll, ZEolic dvv /Ml, name: see onym.] A name other than the true one; an alias; apseudonym.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
allonym (al'Q-nim), n. [= F. allonyme, (Gr. ãZZog, other, + ovoua, AEolic ovvua, name: see onym.] A name other than the true one; an alias; a pseudonym. [Rare ...
The Century dictionary (1906)
allonym (al'o-nim), n. [= F. aVonyme, < Gr. aXAoc, other, + 6vo/ia, JEotic bvvfia, name: see onym.~\ A name other than the true one; an alias; a pseudonym.
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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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