Given name

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A given name (also known as a first name, forename) is a part of a person's personal name.wikipedia
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Personal name

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A given name (also known as a first name, forename) is a part of a person's personal name.
In Western culture, nearly all individuals possess at least one given name (also known as a first name, forename, or Christian name), together with a surname (also known as a last name or family name)—respectively, the Abraham and Lincoln in Abraham Lincoln—the latter to indicate that the individual belongs to a family, a tribe, or a clan.

Religious name

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Regnal names and religious or monastic names are special given names bestowed upon someone receiving a crown or entering a religious order.
A religious name is a type of given name bestowed for a religious purpose, and which is generally used in religious contexts.


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It identifies a person, and differentiates that person from the other members of a group (typically a family or clan) who have a common surname.
Generally the given name is the one used by friends, family, and other intimates to address an individual.

Christian name

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The term Christian name is the first name that which is given at baptism historically in Christian custom.
In more modern times, the terms have been used interchangeably with given name, first name and forename in traditionally Christian countries, and are still common in day-to-day use.

Peter (given name)

Peter is a common masculine given name.

Francis (given name)

Francis is an English given name of Latin origin.

Harrison (name)

It is also a masculine given name derived from the surname, of fairly recent origin.

Natalie (given name)

Natalie is a feminine given name of English and French origin, derived from the Latin phrase natale domini, meaning "[the] birthday [of the] Lord," a reference to Christmas, considered by Christians to be the day on which Jesus of Nazareth was born.


Michael is a masculine given name that comes from (Mīkhāʼēl ), derived from the question mī kāʼēl, meaning "Who is like God?".

Adam (given name)

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Adam is a common masculine given name.


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Daniel is a masculine given name and a surname of Hebrew origin.

Hannah (name)

Hannah, also spelt Hanna, Hana or Chana, is a Hebrew given name.

Mary (name)

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Mary is a feminine given name, the English form of the name Maria, which was in turn a Latin form of the Greek name Μαρία (María), found in the New Testament.


Quintus is a male given name derived from Quintus, a common Latin forename (praenomen) found in the culture of ancient Rome.

Germanic name

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Germanic given names are traditionally dithematic; that is, they are formed from two elements, by joining a prefix and a suffix.


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Roger is a masculine given name and a surname.


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Edward is an English given name.


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The Germanic first or given name Richard derives from the old Germanic words "ric" (ruler, leader, king, powerful) and "hard" (strong, brave, hardy), and it therefore means "strong in rule".


The given name Eric, Erich, Erik, or Erick is derived from the Old Norse name Eiríkr (or Eríkr in Eastern Old Norse due to monophthongization).

Slavic names

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Given names originating from the Slavic languages are most common in Slavic countries.


Charles is a Danish, English, Finnish, French, Greenlandic, Norwegian, Swedish and Welsh masculine given name.

French name

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It is normally impolite to address people by their given names unless one is a family member, a friend or a close colleague of comparable hierarchic importance.

Alan (given name)

Alan is a masculine given name in the English language.


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Brian (sometimes spelled Bryan in English) is a male given name of Irish and Breton origin, as well as a surname of Occitan origin.

Logan (given name)

The given name Logan is derived from the Scottish surname Logan, which is in turn derived from a place name.