A pseudonym or alias is a name that a person or group assumes for a pairteecular purpose, which can differ frae their oreeginal or true name (orthonym).[1]


  1. Room (2010, 3).

Citit soorces

  • Room, Adrian. 2010. Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 Assumed Names and Their Origins. 5th rev. ed. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co. ISBN 978-0-7864-4373-4.