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given name

noun [C] uk   us   US (UK first name)
the name that is chosen for you at birth and is not your family name: Her family name is Smith and her given names are Mary Elizabeth.
Translations of “given name”
in Chinese (Traditional) (與姓相對的)名, (出生時取的)名字…
in Chinese (Simplified) (与姓相对的)名, (出生时取的)名字…
(Definition of given name from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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