a.k.a

a.k.a.

also known as: According to police records he is Joe Smith a.k.a. “Baby Face Smith” and Joseph Smathers.
Also, AKA, aka.


Origin:
1945–50

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a.k.a. or AKA
 
abbreviation for
also known as
 
AKA or AKA
 
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a.k.a.
acronym for also known as; attested in legal documents from at least 1936.
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