Definition of last name in English:

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last name

Pronunciation: /ˌlast ˈnām/


A surname.
Example sentences
  • Their comments area is populated with people openly posting their first name and last names as attribution.
  • We don't know her last name but her first name is spelt in an unusual way.
  • Children use their father's first name as their last name, so last names change every generation.

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Syllabification: last name

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