what's-his/her/their-name

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what's-his/her/their-name

Used to indicate a person whose name is not known or can't be remembered. Sometimes the hyphens and apostrophe are removed to form a single unbroken word. I heard old what's-his-name is back to teaching the course again next week. I ran into whatshername from next door down at the grocery store this morning.
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That doesn't stop what's-his-name Siraj ul whatever from cribbing about my inconsiderate attitude.
So when Siraj what's-his-name asked me to say a few words about the current fundos vs Bob stand-off, I said "hello", "hi", "salaam" and "Allah Hafiz" and fled from the scene.