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anonym

[an-uh-nim] /ˈæn ə nɪm/
noun
1.
an assumed or false name.
2.
an anonymous person or publication.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; < French anonyme < Greek anṓnymos anonymous
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anonym

/ˈænənɪm/
noun
1.
a less common word for pseudonym
2.
an anonymous person or publication
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Word Origin and History for anonyms
anonym
1812, "nameless person," from Fr. anonyme, from L. anonymus, from Gk. anonymos "without a name" (see anonymous). Meaning "fictitious name" is recorded from 1866.
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