What does FKA stand for?

Formely known as

FKA is an acronym that means "formerly known as." It is similar to the AKA acronym, which means "also known as" and the BKA acronym, which means "better known as."

FKA is used to communicate the name that was formerly used before for something before it was changed to something else. The acronym typically precedes the name or word and is often used online or in text messages. FKA may be used for many different names but is commonly used for TV shows, movie titles, actors, and musicians that changed names.


Have you checked out the show Lovesick, fka Scrotal Recall?

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Updated January 2, 2018

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