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First there is a Name and following comes the Surname. Why is surname required?

Tags: relationships, law & legal, surname required
Asked by Ginger, 11 Oct '13 02:16 pm
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It is a hang over of the past joint family and gothra set-up I guess. I dont think it is necesssary now. In many parts of south india, most of us have no surnames. At the most, we may have an initial, for easy identification, thats all.
Answered by Shunmugham, 11 Oct '13 08:20 pm

 
  
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Surname comes first.
Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 11 Oct '13 02:29 pm

 
  
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Kul...KHANDAAN ka bata chalta hai......:))D...pathan hai ya pinjaara hai....:))
Answered by ronak zabi, 11 Oct '13 02:28 pm

 
  
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Probably to distinquish people..
Answered by Juliana, 11 Oct '13 02:19 pm

 
  
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To identify the person's background
Answered by Quest, 12 Oct '13 12:54 pm

 
  
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