Examples of family name in a Sentence
Her family name is Smith.
many women today do not change their family name when they marry
Recent Examples of family name from the Web
The Flynn family name has been a fixture in Deer Park for decades.
Has Janet Jackson's family name been her blessing or her curse?
The two grapes share a family name because the two grapes are related.
And to think the process began when the Columbia College film school graduate’s mother Googled her family name to discover YouTube videos of musicians performing her grandfather’s works.
Although Miller didn’t have any children of his own, his late cousin John Lunden (who was Pat Lunden’s husband) had three kids who carry on the family name.
The family named their Elf Elfis and has had him for five years.
Chen Lien Tang put the family name on many restaurants before retiring to spend time in China, New York and Taiwan.
The lawsuit filed by the teen's family names Naperville District 203 as well as the Naperville Police District, and seeks more than $5 million.
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First Known Use of family name
FAMILY NAME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of family name for English Language Learners
: the name shared by the people in a family
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