List of pseudonyms Article

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This is a list of pseudonyms, in various categories.

A pseudonym is a name adopted by a person for a particular purpose, which differs from his or her true name. A pseudonym may be used by social activists or politicians for political purposes or by others for religious purposes. It may be a soldier's noms de guerre or an author's nom de plume. It may be a performer's stage name or an alias used by visual artists, athletes, fashion designers, or criminals. Pseudonyms are occasionally used in fiction such as by superheroes or other fictional characters.

Social activists

Visual arts

Noms de guerre

Pornography names

Pen names



Stage names




Fashion and beauty

Other real life pseudonyms

Pseudonyms used in fiction

Superhero genre

Other fictional characters

See also


  1. ^ Particular Educational Talents Support Council, 3rd annex "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-05-02. Retrieved 2011-11-26. "Henriett Seth F. - The Rain Girl Artist" National Talents Support Council. Retrieved 2011-04-03
  2. ^ Entirety of Chapter Thirteen in Ron Chernow's "Alexander Hamilton"
  3. ^ Baksh, Nazim; Lancester, John (11 September 2017). "Young Canadian ISIS recruit says he saw violence on scale he could never have imagined". CBS News.

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