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nom de guerre definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role [syn: pseudonym, anonym, nom de guerre]

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural noms de guerre) Etymology: French, literally, war name Date: 1679 pseudonym

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (pl. noms de guerre pronunc. same) an assumed name under which a person fights, plays, writes, etc. Etymology: F, = war-name

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Nom Nom, n. [F. See Noun.] Name. Nom de guerre, literally, war name; hence, a fictitious name, or one assumed for a time. Nom de plume, literally, pen name; hence, a name assumed by an author as his or her signature.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(noms de guerre) A nom de guerre is a false name which is sometimes used by people who belong to an unofficial military organization. (FORMAL) ...a Serb militia leader who goes by the nom de guerre Arkan. N-COUNT



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