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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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It's great to choose an official name which reflects the surrounding area and which has emerged from suggestions made by the communities it will serve.
The Iranian government has both democratic and theocratic aspects which are reflected in its choice of official name for the country.
In one case, a state's official name has been imposed on it by the United Nations as a condition for U.
In one case, a state's official name has been imposed on it by the United Nations as a condition for UN membership and is rejected and not used by the state itself -- the "Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia," which prefers to call itself the "Republic of Macedonia" but whose right to use the name "Macedonia" is disputed by Greece.
The official name agreed to open this office was the political office of the Taliban in Doha.
The airline is expected to reveal its official name next week, according to Reuters, Catair being only the temporary name.
The word christening is widely used, perhaps more in Protestant circles than Catholic, but not as the official name for the sacrament.
THE row over the official name of Dingle town proves that civil servants should be banned from interfering in our lives.
The tour-operator members of the National Tour Association, Lexington, Kentucky, voted by a 77 percent majority to reject the name Cross-Sphere and retain National Tour Association as the association's official name.
Russia" is actually short for the country's official name, the Russian Federation.
Even then, the official name need be given only once, probably in the introduction or Materials and Methods sections (e.
DF&A is trying to collect the money from the prior owner, which went by the official name of Landrum & Associates Inc.

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