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moniker

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noun mon·i·ker \ˈmä-ni-kər\

Simple Definition of moniker

  • : a name or nickname

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of moniker

Examples of moniker in a sentence

  1. He earned the moniker Gator from his days wrestling alligators in Florida.

  2. I think Happy is an appropriate moniker for someone who smiles so much.



Variants of moniker

also

monicker

Origin and Etymology of moniker

probably from Shelta (language of Irish itinerants) mŭnnik, modification of Irish ainm


First Known Use: 1851



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