Definition of maiden name
: the surname of a woman before she marries
Examples of maiden name in a Sentence
After she divorced, she took back her maiden name.
First Known Use of maiden name
MAIDEN NAME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of maiden name for English Language Learners
: a woman's family name before she is married
MAIDEN NAME Defined for Kids
Definition of maiden name for Students
: a woman's last name before she is married
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