What does the word pseudonym mean?

Usage examples for pseudonym

  1. He has told the story himself, more than once, but it belongs here for the reason that some where out of the general circumstance of it there originated a pseudonym, one day to become the best- known in the hemispheres the name Mark Twain. – Mark Twain, A Biography, Vol. 1, Part 1, 1835-1866 The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine
  2. Ary Prins, under the pseudonym of Coopland, has written some very good studies of life. – Footsteps of Fate by Louis Couperus
  3. I sometimes contribute articles of this kind, under a pseudonym, to a London evening paper. – The Red Hand of Ulster by George A. Birmingham