pen name

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Origin of pen name

First recorded in 1840–50
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Related Words for pen name

alias, nickname, pseudonym, AKA, allonym, ananym, anonym

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British Dictionary definitions for pen name

pen name

noun
  1. an author's pseudonymAlso called: nom de plume
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