Synonyms and Antonyms of cognomen
a descriptive or familiar name given instead of or in addition to the one belonging to an individual
- richly deserved the cognomen of "Butterfingers"
appellation, denomination, denotation, designation, label, tag, title
anonym, nom de guerre, nom de plume, pen name, pseudonym
a word or combination of words by which a person or thing is regularly known
- "Christopher Columbus" is the Latinized cognomen of the navigator who was known to his Spanish crewmates as Cristóbal Colón.
baptismal name, Christian name, first name, forename, given name
family name, maiden name, middle name, surname
byname, diminutive, epithet, nickname, sobriquet (also soubriquet)
banner, rubric, tag
alias, nom de guerre, nom de plume, pen name, pseudonym
trivial name, vernacular
brand name, label, trademark, trade name