Meaning of alias
Pronunciation: (ā'lē-us), [key]
— n., pl. adv. -as•es,
- a false name used to conceal one's identity; an assumed name: The police files indicate that “Smith” is an alias for Simpson.
- at another time; in another place; in other circumstances; otherwise. “Simpson alias Smith” means that Simpson in other circumstances has called himself Smith.
- alias (Thesaurus)