1910, in the meaning defined at sense 1
name of the game
name one's price
“Name of the game.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/name%20of%20the%20game. Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.
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