alias alias  /ˈeɪ li əs/


  1. (n) a name that has been assumed temporarily
  2. (adv) as known or named at another time or place


  1. On June 29, 2000, using the alias Isam Mansur, Aziz wired $5000 via Western Union from the United Arab Emirates to hijacker Marwan al-Shehhi in New York City.
  2. He said he had forgotten her real name and simply selected a common Ukrainian surname, but his choice gave rise to speculation that he had used Marchenko as an alias at Treblinka.
  3. They found Elijah Mohammed, alias Muck-Muhd the Prophet, alias Poole, leader of the Temple of Islam, rolled up in a rug under his mother's bed.


  1. Jennifer Garner‘s Production Company Inks Overall Deal With Warner Bros. TV

    EXCLUSIVE : Jennifer Garner ‘s Vandalia Films has signed a two-year overall deal with Warner Bros. TV to develop and executive produce series projects for the studio. The company most recently had a deal with Universal TV and previously was based at ABC Studios. Garner got her big break on TV with the ABC drama Alias , from J.J. Abrams whose Bad Robot banner also is at Warner Bros. TV. On the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Kathleen Hanna Throws a Lo-Fi Tantrum With the Julie Ruin on 'Oh Come On'

    Back in 1997, riot grrrl icon Kathleen Hanna released a solo album under the alias Julie Ruin. Later, the ex- Bikini Kill and Le Tigre frontwoman announced that she'd be reviving the project as a full band, and now that debut album has a release date...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Spin

  3. Ana Pacheco

    1No Alias Commenters must use their real names. 2Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. 3Don't Threaten or Abuse.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Santa Fe New Mexican


  1. "If I were going to make up an alias, I wouldn't pick Rosenberg. I'd pick Jolie or Pitt," said Rivers, back home Monday in New York with her sense of humor intact.
    on Jan 5, 2010 By: Joan Rivers Source: The Moderate Voice

  2. "I have checked myself. His (Ajmal Amir Iman alias Ajmal Qasab) house and village has been cordoned off by the security agencies. His parents are not allowed to meet anybody. I don't undertand why it has been done," Sharif, who hails from...
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Nawaz Sharif Source:

  3. "American citizens have the right to know who is in their country, that people are who they say they are, and that the name on a driver's license is the holder's real name, not some alias," Sensenbrenner said during the intelligence reform bill...
    on Jan 7, 2005 By: James Sensenbrenner Source: FOXNews

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