What does maiden name mean?

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maid·en name

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  1. maiden namenoun

    a woman's surname before marriage


  1. maiden namenoun

    A married woman's original last name; her name when she was a maiden.


  1. maiden name

    A maiden name is the surname that a woman used before she got married and started using her husband's surname. It is typically her family's surname or the one she had at birth.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

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

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maiden name in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of maiden name in a Sentence

  1. Paula Poundstone:

    I don't have a bank account, because I don't know my mother's maiden name.

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