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Journeyman

(15,049 posts)
Mon Feb 17, 2020, 04:45 PM Feb 2020

Nicknames for the real Donald Trump . . . [View all]

I was in grammar school last time I called someone a name in an effort to win an argument. It felt childish even then. Ever since, I’ve had too much respect for myself, and for other people, to resort to such crass behavior.

Or I did, until now.

I’m astonished that a major party candidate for President called people names — silly, unimaginative names — and somehow not only prevailed in the election but left many of his opponents seemingly deathly afraid he might resurrect these names to further debase them. What were they afraid of? Liddle? Fat? Over-Rated? Flaky? Sloppy? Loser? Sadly, nicknames with no true bite.

I suffered far worse in the fourth grade.

And what perplexed me most was there were far more imaginative names bandied about for Donald Trump, especially in the years since he became President, for anyone to be left grasping for an appropriate response — if that was where they felt they had to go to gain an upper hand. So I began to collect Donald Trump nicknames back in early ’16, to keep from being caught flatfooted should he turn his ire on me.

What follows below are the 250+ nicknames I’ve collected over the past four years. Some will be self-evident. Others may need a little explanation, which I’ve provided parenthetically afterwards. I've also included sources after some of the names, to give credit where credit is due, though I haven't added near as many sources as I should. This has been a labor of attack, not scholarship.

I’ve grouped them in large categories, to make it easier to find appropriate responses. Within each category, the names are listed randomly, often in just the order I came upon them. Over the years, I’ve found my favorites changed to reflect the daily outrage, so any attempt to systemize them seemed self-defeating.

You’ll find I left some popular insults out. I considered some too crass for effective use, since a belittling nickname is best if it doesn’t reflect poorly on the user. You may disagree and that’s your right. You won’t get an argument from me. And I certainly wouldn’t call you names if you did, as that sort of behavior is best reserved for the effort to rid ourselves of a true and virulent threat to our Constitutional rule of law.

I wish I could have set these up in a table. It would have made them so much more useful. I also wish I could have added more interlinear spacing. I also look forward to any additional names commenters may add.

Without further ado, here’s what I’ve heard and read over the past four years about the real Donald Trump.


Impeachment Inspired

IMpotus


Russian Inspired
Red Don
The Brooklyn Bolshevik
apricot aPParatchik
Collaborator in Chief
Comrade Trumputin
Comrade Casino
Cyrillic Apprentice
Comrade C*©kholster
Putin’s Puppet
Putin’s Putty
Putin’s Bitch
Putin’s C*©k-Holster (Stephen Colbert)
The Russian Mole
Putin’s Pet
PuPPet
Trumpsky
Putinfluffer
PPotus
Comrade Crayola
Putin’s Pumpkin
PP (after the Moscow dossier)
Trumpp (after the Moscow dossier)
Presidentski
The Orange Russian
Comrade Minus (Pete Souza, Obama photographer)
Tя☭mp
Puppetrump
Donnie Moscow
Mr. “I’m F***ed”
Don Kremleone
DosveDonald
Don-stoevski (author of Crime & No Punishment)
Donsvadanya
Donaldovich Ivan Trumpsky


Traitor Inspired
Benedict Donald
Beenadick Donald
Treasonweasel
TR45ON
Individual-1
Manchurian Cantaloupe


Twitter Inspired
Tweety Amin
Tweetenstein
Twittorrhea
Little Lord tRumple-Twit
Twidiot in Chief
Itchy Twitter Finger
Covfeve in Thief
Chief Covfefe
Tweety McTweeterson
Nostradumbass
Capitalizer in Chief
Agolf Twittler
Tweeto
Old Hateful Tweetgeyser
Childish Thumbino
Commander-in-Tweet
Masturtweeter
Old Man Twitler
Moby Dork (after “Prince of Whales” tweet)
King Twit


Dictator Inspired
Hair Twitler
Hair Furor
Mein Trumpf
A-Dolt Twitler
Sweet Potato Pol Pot
Cheetolini
Cheatolini
Mango Mussolini
Cinnamon Hitler
Pumpkin Spice Goebbels
Trumpenfuhrer
El Caudillo del Mar-A-Lago
Velveeta Himmler
King Drumpf
Twitler
Combover Castro
Tee Time Tito
Marshall Tweeto
Marmalade Mugabe
Genghis Can't
Needy Amin
Der Mankindertweetenfuhrer
Il Dunce
His MAGA-sty
Mr. Petulant Crossed Arms
Big Birther is Watching You, Winston!
Despot Don
#Cult45


Orange Skin & Yellow Hair Inspired
Cheeto Benito
Cheeto von Tweeto
Cheeto Bandito
Cheeto Jesus
O Yellar
Cheez-It-in-Chief
Cheez Whiz
Orange Foolius
Fanta Ranter
Angry Creamsicle
Tangerine Tyrant
Government Cheese Goebbels
Agent Orange
Agent Orange Treasonweasel
Nasturtium Narcissist
Orange Pillock (British informal: “stupid person”)
Angry Pumpkin
Tangerine Idi Amin
King Tangerine the First
Orange-utan
Talking Yam
Micturition Man
MANGOTUS
His Orangeness
Velveeto Corleone
Mangolini
Orange Oaf of Office
Mango Molester
The Hate Pumpkin
The Trumpkin Party
Emperor Tang
Manchurian Cantaloupe
Ginger Git
Naranja Numbskull
The Aqua Net Autistic
Nectarine Nero


Little Hands Inspired
Short-Fingered Vulgarian
King Donald the Doll-Handed
The Tiny-Handed Tyrant
Dinky Donny (Cher)
Stumpy
Chubby Nubby
Babyfingers Trump
Pixie Fingers Trump
Tiny Handed Totalitarian
Littlefingers
Tiny Hands Trump
Donnie Dollhands
Commander Babyfingers


Corpulescence Inspired
Jabba the Trump
Donnie Two Scoops
Plumpty Trumpty
Trumpty Dumpty
The Girther
Fat Nixon
President Hugh Janus
Habeus Corpulent (Latin for “Show us the fat-ass!”)
King Tub
Burger-boy
Bloatard
Empty Dumpty
FATUS


Lieing Inspired
Herr Confounderer (me, on global warming statement)
The Cowardly Liar
Donocchio
Dead Parrot President (reflexively contradicts obvious, if inconvenient, facts – “many want to be my COS”)
Commander in Cheat
President Pinnochio


Just Descriptive
Dolt 45
Trumplethinskin
Mighty Mouth (run in, without gun, take down felon)
Dotard (Kim Jong Un)
DOTUS
Marie Antrumpette
Dim Dotard
Dotard J. Trump
Chauncey Gardner (he only watches it on TV)
Donald Flunk
Fredo (“I can handle things. I’m smart. Not like everybody says, like dumb. I’m smart!”)
Banktrumpt
Cadet Bone Spurs
The Boy Blunder
Captain Chaos
Tom Buchanan (& Daisy)
Stable Genius
President Fluffernutter.
. . . this petit bourgeois hotelier, this predatory rentier . . . (me)
Dumpster Fire
Careening Clowncar of Chaos, Cacophony, and Catastrophic Clusterfuck
Donnie Darko
Drumpf
Moron (Secretary of State Rex Tillerson)
Fucking Moron (Secretary of State Rex Tillerson)
F*©kface von Clownstick (Jon Stewart)
Dodgeball Donnie
Trump of Doom (from the Bible, “Revelations”)
Trumpster Fire
Captain Deflection
IMPOTUS
Current Occupant
President Asterisk
Demented Donnie Drumpf
Rump
Dump
Man-Baby
Child in Chief
King Mierdas (King Midas in reverse)
Call Jeffy!! We got a leak on the Trumptanic!!
Criminal-in-Chief
The Babbling Crook
Goniff-in-Chief
The Pied Viper
President Infantile
Diaper Don
BLOTUS (“Biggest Liar of the United States)
PLOTUS (Pathological Liar of the United States)
PeeWee Trump (after UN laughter: ‘I meant to do that!’)
Chumpo the Clown (Elect a clown, get a circus, expect more clowns)
Loathsome Toad (“A Face in the Crowd”)
Pathetic Inadequate (bestowed by Nicholas Soames, Winston Churchill’s grandson, after Trump refused to go to Aisne-Marne American Cemetery)
Temper Tantrump
Trumper Tantrum
Donnie Rotten
Oberbefehl Scheisskopf (“Top Command Shithead”)
Bankrupt Billionaire
Toadglans von Hamberder
Combover in Chief
Grumblethinskin
Offal Office
Thief Executive
Trump-For-Brains
King Minus
Pompous Brokeahontas
ETTD (Everything Trump Touches Dies)
POtuS
President Trumpo (Newt Gingrich, while defending him against Mueller press conference)
Drumpfuck
Don Trumpxote (railing [tilting] against windmills)
Donnarrea
Homo Defectus
Vile Pile
Cockwomble (British: A completely useless person who spouts constant bullshit)
President Trumpy McScummy
Audience of One
The Minus Touch (after losses in the governors' races in 2018)
The Pestilent
Yellicopter


Alliterative Names
Butternut Brezhnev
Creamsicle Khrushchev
Papaya Perón
Cantaloupe Caligula
Tangerine Toddler
Mantan Molotov
Fanta Franco
Marmalade Mugabe
Tangerine Tito
Kumquat Quisling
Sunkist Stalin
Henna Himmler
Turmeric the Terrible
Dorito Duvalier
Persimmon Putin
Kumquat Khrushchev
Cheddar Ceauşescu
Spraytan Stalin
Toddler Tyrant


Golden Showers Inspired
PP


Parade Inspired
Cadet Scheiskopf (Catch-22)


Stormy Inspired
Captain Underpants
David Dennison (alias in Stormy Daniels’ legal filing)
Spankee
Unindicted Co-Conspirator
Poke-A-Pornstar (in response to “Pocohantas”)
Skanky Manslut
Toad (Stormy Daniel’s description of Little Donald)
Toadglans
Moronic Mini Mushroom
Toadglans
Individual 1


Self-Supplied Aliases
David Dennison (alias in Stormy Daniels’ legal filing)
John Barron
John Miller

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You missed the whole "Mob Boss/Mafia" genre Vinnie From Indy Feb 2020 #1
Donnie Two-Scoops rurallib Feb 2020 #11
Thanks. I'll add a new category . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #71
if you add the DeTrumpify extension, you'll pick up a few more! renate Feb 2020 #87
Mafia Don lagomorph777 Feb 2020 #98
What is amazing to me is blogslut Feb 2020 #2
So True!! :) WA-03 Democrat Feb 2020 #35
You could mix categories, i.e. appearance and lies/business inspired... JohnQFunk Feb 2020 #3
LOL Vinnie From Indy Feb 2020 #78
That's good. I'll have to add that to my list . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #86
So many, my contribution....Commander Bedbug and President Pocapornactras Thomas Hurt Feb 2020 #4
Mine is [Redacted] TygrBright Feb 2020 #5
Well thought out list Prue Feb 2020 #6
Donnie Dainty Digits is my go-to The Genealogist Feb 2020 #7
Orange maggot and mf45 and orange anus mouth kimbutgar Feb 2020 #8
Very good list! I've bookmarked it for future reference. Different Drummer Feb 2020 #9
I renamed him xxqqqzme Feb 2020 #10
You left out Tumpolini. El Supremo Feb 2020 #12
Mine is Impresident tRump (or Tramp). KY_EnviroGuy Feb 2020 #13
Trumplethinskin is a fav of mine. 3catwoman3 Feb 2020 #14
Great list! My go to is donny john calikid Feb 2020 #15
Treazus, Sleazus and Doucheolini shelshaw Feb 2020 #16
Sounds like a law firm specializing in impeachment defense . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #72
Nice list. Fanta Ranter and Mighty Mouth are new to me. yonder Feb 2020 #17
nicknames 3auld6phart Feb 2020 #18
I'm sticking with MF45 denem Feb 2020 #19
Cadet Bonespurs. n/t sarge43 Feb 2020 #20
MF45... Sancho Feb 2020 #21
thanks for the laughs dweller Feb 2020 #22
I like several PatrickforO Feb 2020 #23
Everyone always knows who I am talking about Lokee11 Feb 2020 #24
Yeah. Wouldn't it be nice to live in a society a little more complicated than what you'd see . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #77
Being obvious wasn't enough, you need confirmation, too? We knew what you meant!! Don't be sad. marble falls Feb 2020 #93
Today, I used Donald J Swamp, because he made it worse. CaptYossarian Feb 2020 #25
My favorite? Orange shitgibbon. Dem2theMax Feb 2020 #26
Or just "ShitGibbon" lastlib Feb 2020 #56
All fabulous suggestions! Dem2theMax Feb 2020 #63
That's only part of it. I first heard from an anti Bexiter in Scotland wcollar Feb 2020 #88
Sounds like I need some new coffee mugs! Dem2theMax Feb 2020 #92
You covered a lot there - brilliant malaise Feb 2020 #27
I'm partial to the Ferret's Wee Hands McNodick. broiles Feb 2020 #28
And his Baron Velveeta Harkonnen. n/t kedrys Feb 2020 #48
Three good sources, in addition to yours cp Feb 2020 #29
El Caudillo de Mar a Lago central scrutinizer Feb 2020 #81
That's a nice list! You've collected all of my favorites! Brother Mythos Feb 2020 #30
You can add Teletrumpie to your Corpulescence Inspired category Zorro Feb 2020 #31
"Benedict Donald" Gets the most agro on mixed aisle forums. They HATE that phrase uponit7771 Feb 2020 #32
I call him Circus Peanut TlalocW Feb 2020 #33
Don the Con Kaiserguy Feb 2020 #34
"Donnie Dimwit" from his childhood acquaintances. fierywoman Feb 2020 #36
i just use the moron or prima donnie, but manchurian cantaloupe is lol. pansypoo53219 Feb 2020 #37
AOAA.... Heartstrings Feb 2020 #38
'traitortrump' empedocles Feb 2020 #39
And Traitor Tot Pluvious Feb 2020 #79
In the Lord of the Rings category stage left Feb 2020 #40
Shouty Cheeto Mersky Feb 2020 #41
You missed one that highlights Trump's Royalty bucolic_frolic Feb 2020 #42
I like that one: "The Prince of Wails" . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #76
TheFerret, please pick up the nearest white courtesy telephone Brother Buzz Feb 2020 #43
The Official Trump Thesaurus world wide wally Feb 2020 #44
Vlad has no nasty little nickname from his pal Donald keithbvadu2 Feb 2020 #45
Planet inspired Uranus. cstanleytech Feb 2020 #46
Bravo and thank you! My favs are "Shitler" and "Traitor Tot" OMGWTF Feb 2020 #47
I'm going with the "Famous Ignoramus"... stillcool Feb 2020 #49
Emperor Trumpoleon amb123 Feb 2020 #50
And of course moreland01 Feb 2020 #51
Nicknames! TrollBuster9090 Feb 2020 #52
Durrrrr Fuhrer John Fante Feb 2020 #53
Twitler works just fine Roland99 Feb 2020 #54
DickTater Chipper Chat Feb 2020 #55
Fat Bastard nt doc03 Feb 2020 #57
Orange Hemorrhoid! Dave in VA Feb 2020 #58
Cadet Bone Spurs has to be in there somewhere jmowreader Feb 2020 #59
I'M DELIGHTED with the job you did. Mira Feb 2020 #60
Trumpstain. C_U_L8R Feb 2020 #61
This message was self-deleted by its author Pluvious Feb 2020 #80
alttrumpnames.com BadGimp Feb 2020 #62
A few of my own Bob Loblaw Feb 2020 #64
Kickin'K for Faux pas Feb 2020 #65
A few more greatbaldeagle Feb 2020 #66
Loony Lardass moondust Feb 2020 #67
I've been looking for something like this for quite some time. llmart Feb 2020 #68
I'm glad this is of value to you . . . Journeyman Feb 2020 #75
I use BLOTUS, Shitler and Twitler often when referring to him Niagara Feb 2020 #69
Great work! Poiuyt Feb 2020 #70
Thank you, Journeyman! Kid Berwyn Feb 2020 #73
Sigmund Fraud ooky Feb 2020 #74
Great list!! Here's a few more. GoneOffShore Feb 2020 #82
Wow! That is quite a list. Laelth Feb 2020 #83
I didn't see Mango Mussolini Lars39 Feb 2020 #84
Metamucilini aka Assolini aka Il Douche alterfurz Feb 2020 #85
You omitted my personal favorite bluescribbler Feb 2020 #89
Golf inspired: klook Feb 2020 #90
Well, sir, I thought I had a lot with 1823, soldierant Feb 2020 #91
I tend to call him Orange Joffrey. Jamastiene Feb 2020 #94
His Lardship The Velveteen Ocelot Feb 2020 #95
Don't forget Putin's Fleshlight malchickiwick Feb 2020 #96
Turd lagomorph777 Feb 2020 #97
1+ keithbvadu2 May 2022 #99
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