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prename

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a name that is placed before one's family name
  • his prename is "Christopher," but he prefers to be called by his last name

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The first known use of prename was in 1728

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“Prename.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prename. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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