word of the day: January 14, 2008
Similar to that of a doppleganger, it is another individual with the same name as you whose records and/or stories are mixed in with your own when you Google yourself.
"Hey, I just googled my name and found that I have three googlegangers!"
A person who shares your name-- You find your googleganger by self-googling. The term comes from combining "Google" with the German expression, "Doppelganger."
"I got curious and googled myself last night-- and found a porn actress with my name! I can't believe my googleganger is a porn star!"
As an internet variation of the term Doppleganger
. Defines the act of searching your own, or someone else's full name on Google
, and finding someone completely different, but sharing the same name.
"Hey Rob. How's it going?"
"It's good man, but I found my Googleganger. He's from Canada and likes bondage..."
The person whose life and details are results of a Google
search of your own name.
Man, my Googleganger is a militant feminist lesbian. That explains why I never get second dates!
someone with the same name as you when google yourself but with some credit/interest to their name compared to your own total lack of info
my googleganger neil moss played in goal for southampton fc. I did not.