Meaning of Nickname



English: Nickname
Bangla: ডাক-নাম, উপনাম, উপাধি, পদবি
Hindi: उपनाम, लक़ब
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

a name added to or substituted for the proper name of a person, place, etc., as in affection, ridicule, or familiarity: He has always loathed his nickname of “Whizzer.”.

Definition: 2

a familiar form of a proper name, as Jim for James and Peg for Margaret.

Definition: 3

to give a nickname to (a person, town, etc.); call by a nickname.

Definition: 4

Archaic. to call by an incorrect or improper name; misname.

Definition: 5

a familiar, pet, or derisory name given to a person, animal, or place: his nickname was Lefty because he was left-handed