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[あだ()]
adana
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[あだ()·()]
adana
[あだ()·()]
adana
[あだ()·()]
adana
[あだ()·()]
adana
[こん()·めい()]
konmei
[こん()·めい()]
konmei

English Meaning(s) for あだ名

noun
  1. nickname

Definition and Synonyms for あだ名

Byname a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
Synonyms: ニックネーム, あだ名, 徒名, 愛称, 通称
Dirt disgraceful gossip about the private lives of other people
Synonyms: スキャンダル, あだ名, 徒名, 怪聞, 醜聞

Meanings for each kanji in あだ名

name; noted; distinguished; reputation Kanji Details »

Categories あだ名 is a member of

Appellative identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
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Scuttlebutt a report (often malicious) about the behavior of other people
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Sample Sentences for あだ名

John, the tallest boy in our class, is nicknamed "Mr High".
Chance is a nickname for Providence.
My real name has nothing to do with my nickname.
I have a friend whose nickname is "Pencil."
She has reddish hair, whence comes her nickname "Carrot".

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