Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

given name

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of given name

  1. a name that is placed before one's family name <everyone calls me Jack, but my given name is John> Synonyms Christian name, first name, forename, prenameRelated Words appellation, denomination, designation; cognomen, denotation, epithet, handle, nickname, sobriquet (also soubriquet), title; alias, nom de plume, pen name, pseudonym; baptismal name





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up given name? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tending to dismiss important matters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alt-5746713d76276

Which of these is a synonym of nonplus?

disapprove reduce perplex soothe
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ