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    Jamesss Guest

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    Hi frineds,

    What is the meaing of 'Name after'

    will clear it with a relevent example?

    Thx a lot.

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    "To give someone or something the same name as another person or thing"

    Eg: I was named after my grandfather.

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    Default Re: Name after

    Quote Originally Posted by aous02 View Post
    "To give someone or something the same name as another person or thing"

    Eg: I was named after my grandfather.
    Or even place - David Beckham's son 'Brooklyn', for example. (The reverse is possible too: think of the number of places named 'Victoria' after the queen of that name.)

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