Is first name and surname same?

Is first name and surname same?

In the English-speaking world, a surname is commonly referred to as a last name because it is usually placed at the end of a person's full name, after any given names. In many parts of Asia, as well as some parts of Europe and Africa, the family name is placed before a person's given name.

What is the given name on a passport?

It is also called your “last name.” When filling out applications, type your surname as it appears on your passport, travel or identity document. If you do not have a family name on your passport, travel or identity document, enter all your given name(s) in the surname field and leave the given name field blank.

Do you use SAN with first or last name?

If you can't, then use the last name and either Mr./Ms. or –san unless you are asked to use first names or nicknames. You can never go wrong using a last name.

What is a full given name?

First name means first given name. Middle name(s) means second given name, third given name, fourth given name, etc. Given Name(s) means first name followed by middle name(s). Surname means last name or family name. Full name means given name(s) followed by surname.