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  • abbreviation Alternative capitalization of AKA


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  • also known as = pseudonym

    June 20, 2008

  • I've known for most of my life that a.k.a. means "pseudonym", but I only found out several years ago that it stands for "also known as".

    Have you folks ever had the same experience with an acronym or initialism -- used it for years without knowing what it stands for?

    June 21, 2008

  • “Aka, small white rata vine, Metrosideros perforata (photo, John Braggins)” source

    See also The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia’s entry (for some reason under AKA).

    September 27, 2011