Definition of “forename” - English Dictionary

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“forename” in British English

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forenamenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɔː.neɪm/ us /ˈfɔːr.neɪm/ formal

the name that is chosen for you at birth and goes before your family name

(Definition of “forename” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)