given name

noun
the name given to one, as distinguished from an inherited family name; first name; Christian name: His given name is John.

Origin:
1820–30, Americanism

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She doesn't know her age, her given name or any family members.
Given name changed, recorded incorrectly, or not recorded at birth.
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