first name

first name
F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [furst neym]
    • /fɜrst neɪm/
    • /fɜːst neɪm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [furst neym]
    • /fɜrst neɪm/

Definitions of first name words

  • noun first name given or Christian name 1
  • countable noun first name Your first name is the first of the names that were given to you when you were born. You can also refer to all of your names except your surname as your first names. 0
  • noun first name a name given to a person at birth, as opposed to a surname 0
  • noun first name given name 0
  • noun first name The first element of a full name. 0

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Parts of speech for First name


first name popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

first name usage trend in Literature

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