allonym definition

  • noun:
    • The name of a person, usually a historical person, assumed by a writer.
    • the name of some other individual taken by an author as a pen name. Compare pseudonym.
    • a-work published under a name which is not that of mcdougal.
    • title of some other individual assumed by the composer of a work.
    • A work published under the title of somebody besides the author.
    • A name apart from the actual one; an alias; a pseudonym.

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