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05-07-2013, 10:21 AM
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Originally Posted by Amazing Kreiderman View Post
Okay. Usually, the first name is from your father's side, the second from your mother's side. Apparently in Norway, it's the other way around
We're getting way OT here, but I actually looked this up fairly recently--there's no accepted convention in the US as to which name comes first. It's up to the couple, and there's no established, traditional way of doing it. FWIW, most people I know with hyphenated last names have their mother's last name first. I have no idea if there's a standard convention in Nordic culture though.

Sooo....go MZA!


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