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forenamenoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɔː.neɪm/  us   /ˈfɔːr-/ formal
the ​name that is ​chosen for you at ​birth and goes before ​yourfamilyname
(Definition of forename from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “forename”
in Arabic الاسم الأوَّل…
in Korean 이름…
in Portuguese prenome, nome de batismo…
in Catalan nom de pila…
in Japanese (姓ではなく)名前…
in Chinese (Simplified) (姓前的)名…
in Turkish ilk isim…
in Russian имя…
in Chinese (Traditional) (姓前的)名…
in Italian nome…
in Polish imię…
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