Nickname Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Nickname

Nickname Meaning 1 : a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)

    Example : Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph,Henry's nickname was Slim

    Synonyms : byname,  cognomen,  moniker,  sobriquet,  soubriquet
Nickname Meaning 2 : give a nickname to

    Synonyms : dub
Nickname Meaning 3 : a descriptive name for a place or thing

    Example : the nickname for the U.S. Constitution is `Old Ironsides'