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Posted by Bruce Kahl on March 21, 2001

In Reply to: Moniker posted by JT on March 21, 2001

: Where does the word 'moniker' come from? (As in 'put your moniker on this(signature))

One entry found for moniker.
Main Entry: mon·i·ker
Variant(s): also mon·ick·er /'mä-ni-k&r/
Function: noun
Etymology: probably from Shelta (language of Irish itinerants) munnik, modification of Irish ainm
Date: 1851