- n. a sobriquet; a nickname.
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Byname — By name , v. t. To give a nickname to. Camden. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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byname — index cognomen, sobriquet Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
byname — [bī′nām΄] n. 1. a surname 2. a nickname … English World dictionary
byname — noun Date: 14th century 1. a secondary name 2. nickname … New Collegiate Dictionary
byname — n. nickname; surname … English contemporary dictionary
byname — noun a nickname … English new terms dictionary
byname — /ˈbaɪneɪm / (say buynaym) noun 1. a secondary name; cognomen; surname. 2. a nickname … Australian English dictionary
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