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Names Discussion

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https://gramps-project.org/bugs/view.php?id=3161
There is some complex discussion about how the names system in GRAMPS Gramps can be improved in future versions. There is a bug: http://www.gramps-project.org/bugs/view.php?id={{bug|3161 }} and an email thread: [httphttps://sourceforge.net/p/gramps.1791082.n4.nabble.com/Proposals-for-additional-name-fields-td1805382.htmlmailman/message/23504895/]
This page tries to collect and organise the discussion.
= Definitions =
*Patronymic: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patronymic *Middle name: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middle_name *Plural last names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middle_name#Spain_and_Latin_America *Family name: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Family_name *Portuguese names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portuguese_name *Spanish names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_naming_customs
= Explanation =
Some relevante relevant quotes from the links above
''...In the case of Portuguese naming customs, the main surname (the one used in alphasorting, indexing, abbreviations, and greetings), appears last (reverse the order of Spanish surnames)...''
= Table of names =
(to be populated once we have a proposed set of headings)
 
=See also=
*[[GEPS 021: Additional Name Fields]]
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