cybername

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Etymology[edit]

cyber- +‎ name

Noun[edit]

cybername (plural cybernames)

  1. A nickname used on the Internet or in cyberspace.
    • 1999, Jacqueline Guest, Triple Threat:
      He signed in using his own cybername: Point Guard.
    • 2002, David Pogue, Flat screen iMac for dummies:
      Your modem dials an 800 number a couple of times. Along the way, you'll be asked to make up a cybername for yourself...
    • 2006, John Weir, What I did wrong:
      "Are the two of you going to stick to phony cybernames? Or shall I introduce you by your real ones?"

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