What does given name mean?

Definitions for given name
giv·en name

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word given name.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. first name, given name, forenamenoun

    the name that precedes the surname

Wiktionary

  1. given namenoun

    A forename, a name chosen for a child, usually by the child's parents; a first name.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Given Name

    An Americanism for a Christian or forename.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce given name?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of given name in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of given name in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of given name in a Sentence

  1. Justice Department spokesman Brian Fallon:

    The attorney general uses a Justice Department email address to conduct official business. As with many Cabinet officials, he does not use his given name in the handle of his email address.

Images & Illustrations of given name

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