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legal name

One's first name given at birth and one's last name, or family name.It is good practice, but not required, to include a full middle name and, for married women taking their husband's name, their former surname or “maiden name,”usually preceded by the word “nee,” meaning “born.”

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Some official names are eccentric, such as the Oriental Republic of Uruguay (so named because the country is located on the eastern side of the Uruguay River) and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (so named, relatively recently, because Simon Bolivar was the late Hugo Chavez's personal hero).
As the ICTV strives to develop a universal system of nomenclature approved by all virologists (17), it is bound to move cautiously before changing all the current, official names of virus species.
The new name will focus the School's official name on its widely recognized brand and historic name, Thunderbird.
The war's official name, by those who were involved, was the War of the Rebellion.
The organization's new official name will be Rosamond Town Council, a Kern County Municipal Advisory Council.
The terminal's official name will be the Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCC).
Suite F, which goes by the official name of Landrum & Associates Inc.
In fact, the official name of the World Bank is the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, a title that reflects its original mission.
The substitution of her name for that of our great city is both an insult and a disgrace, and I hope that the official name of the hospital will revert to its original style, thus celebrating once more Birmingham as a centre of excellence.
Its official name is cartography (the science or art of making maps).
ON Semiconductor(TM) (Nasdaq: ONNN) today announced that the official name of the Company has changed to ON Semiconductor Corporation from SCG Holding Corporation, effective today, August 9, 2000.
The official name is Investigation Alma, after the tunnel at the Pont de l'Alma in Paris where the Mercedes 280s crashed.

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