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Khalifa, whose given name is Cameron Thomaz, included "Most of Us" on the 2016 album "Khalifa," which peaked at No.
The law states that candidates can use their given name and middle name or just a middle name, but forbids a "nickname that is not a recognized diminutive of the candidate's given name."
In Wales, George is a common surname and David is a common given name. In order to stand out in a crowd (always useful for an ambitious politician) David LloydGeorge used his full name, so that LloydGeorge in effect became his surname.
Saudi Arabia is not the only country to ban given names deemed as offensive.
DUBAI - Imagine two persons, who have the same given name and surname, also having close similarities in their parents' names, dates of birth, signatures and even in looks!
Some of us have sensed a pattern in which one central character is identified by his surname and the other by his given name. This pattern begins in the first novel, The White Peacock, and ends with perhaps the most memorable pairing, Mellors and Clifford in Lady Chatterley's Lover.
The New England Patriot's receiver, whose given name is Chad Johnson, makes his living off a leather-clad football, yet he doesn't see the hypocrisy in telling his (few) fans to give up wearing fur.
There is no decision on a given name for the speaker of the parliament, Cicek also said.
Bill Ramshaw writes: "We adopted a boy from Middlesbrough, who was born on April 24, 1972, with the given name of John Bell.
When Ma Cheng, whose family name, Ma, is very common, tried to renew her card, a Beijing official objected to her given name, Cheng, which has one of the 33,000 unrecognized characters.
And so, for a few heartbeats, that was the given name.
1 : a usually descriptive name used in addition to a person's given name <My brother had the nickname "Nosy.">