alias

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. assumed name, pseudonym, nom de plume or de guerre; nickname. —adv. also known as, aka. See nomenclature.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. pseudonym, false name, assumed name, pen name, nom de plume, incognito, nom de guerre, stage name, anonym, sobriquet, nickname, moniker*.
Syn.- alias refers to an assumed name and, in popular use, is specifically applied to one taken by a criminal to disguise identity; a pseudonym is a fictitious name assumed, esp. by a writer, for anonymity, for effect, etc.; pen name and nom de plume are applied specifically to the pseudonym of a writer; incognito , often used as an adverb or adjective, implies a fictitious name or identity temporarily assumed by a famous person, as in traveling, to avoid being recognized
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
a.k.a. (also known as), assumed name. see pen name

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  • alias — Ptkl anders, auch ... genannt erw. fach. (15. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. aliās anders , Adverbialbildung zu l. alius ein anderer .    Ebenso nndl. alias, ne. alias, nfrz. alias, nschw. alias, nnorw. alias. Zu Adverbien von l. alius gehören… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • alias — Se usa pospuesto al nombre verdadero de una persona y delante de su sobrenombre o apodo, con el sentido de ‘por otro nombre’: «Yo estaba buscando a Marcos González Alcántara, alias el Negro» (Ibargüengoitia Crímenes [Méx. 1979]). Como sustantivo… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • alias — ÁLIAS adv. Zis şi..., pe nume şi... [pr.: li as] – cuv. lat. Trimis de ana zecheru, 16.03.2009. Sursa: DEX 98  aliás adv. (sil. li as) Trimis de siveco, 27.10.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ÁLIAS adv. Cuvânt latin …   Dicționar Român

  • alias — (Del lat. alĭas). 1. m. Apodo o sobrenombre. 2. adv. Por otro nombre. Alfonso Tostado, alias el Abulense. 3. desus. De otro modo …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Alias — A li*as, adv. [L., fr. alius. See {Else}.] (Law) (a) Otherwise; otherwise called; a term used in legal proceedings to connect the different names of any one who has gone by two or more, and whose true name is for any cause doubtful; as, Smith,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alias — / aljas/ avv. [dal lat. alias ]. [altrimenti detto] ▶◀ cioè, in altre parole, ovvero, vale a dire …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • aliás — adv. 1. De outro modo, se não fosse assim. 2. A propósito, diga se de passagem, verdade seja dita. 3. Além do mais, além disso. 4. Melhor dizendo, ou melhor.   ‣ Etimologia: latim alias, outra vez, noutra época, noutro local, de outra maneira …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • alias — »anders, sonst, auch« (Adverb): Das Wort wurde im 15. Jh. aus dem Lateinischen übernommen. Das lat. Adverb alias »ein anderes Mal; anders, sonst« gehört zu lat. alius »ein anderer« (urverwandt mit gleichbed. griech. állos; vgl. die Vorsilbe ↑… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

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