nom de guerre

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French nom de guerre (literally war name), referring to the pseudonyms used during wars.

Noun[edit]

nom de guerre (plural noms de guerre)

  1. A pseudonym.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally “name of war”, referring to the pseudonyms used during wars.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɔ̃ d(ə) ɡɛʁ/

Noun[edit]

nom de guerre m (plural noms de guerre)

  1. pseudonym

Descendants[edit]

  • English: nom de guerre