Translation of "nickname" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ˈnɪkneɪm/ us

a name used informally instead of your real name

lakap, takma ad
His behaviour has earned him the nickname 'Mad Dog'.
nickname verb [ + two objects ]

takma isim
They nicknamed her 'The Iron Lady'.

(Translation of “nickname” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)