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Meaning of “family name” in the English Dictionary

"family name" in British English

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family namenoun [C]

uk   us  
(Definition of family name from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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family namenoun

 us   /ˈfæm·ə·li ˌneɪm, ˈfæm·li/
your last name
(Definition of family name from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “family name”
in Chinese (Simplified) 姓…
in Turkish soyisim/soyadı…
in Russian фамилия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 姓…
in Polish nazwisko…
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