née

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See also: nee and ñee

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née ‎(not comparable)

  1. Used when giving the maiden name of a woman.
    Mrs Smith, née Jones
  2. Used when giving a former name. Originally known as.
    Since the name change, Butch (née Frances) seems more tough and self-assured.
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  • When used for a man, the masculine form should be used.
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née f

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of naître