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surname

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɜː.neɪm/ us    /ˈsɝː-/ mainly UK ( US usually last name, UK also second name)
A2 the name that you share with other members of your family; last name: Her first name is Sarah but I don't know her surname.
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in Korean 성…
in Arabic كُنْية…
in French nom de famille…
in Turkish soyisim…
in Italian cognome…
in Chinese (Traditional) 姓…
in Russian фамилия…
in Polish nazwisko…
in Spanish apellido…
in Portuguese sobrenome…
in German der Nachname…
in Catalan cognom…
in Japanese 名字, 姓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 姓…
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