Definitions for pen name
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a writer's pseudonym; nom de plume.
Origin of pen name:
pen name, nom de plume(noun)
an author's pseudonym
A fictitious name used by an author in place of their actual name.
A pen name, nom de plume, or literary double, is a pseudonym adopted by an author. The author's real name may be known only to the publisher, or may come to be common knowledge.
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