Lolo (grandfather) and Lola (grandmother) are used for senior elders; Tatay/Itay/Ama (father) or Tito/Tiyo/Tsong (uncle) and Nanay/Inay/Ina (mother) or Tita/Tiya/Tsang (aunt) for middle-aged elders; Manong or Kuya (elder brother) and Manang or Ate (elder sister) for anyone slightly older than the person speaking. ); their father adds Senior (Sr.) after his surname or suffix.  This can also be applied to numerals; i.e., the nickname can be Third or Fourth. This appendix lists the most common surnames in the Philippines per 2014 data collected by Forebears, a genealogical database and research aid. The word "barrel" probably refers to the barrel of a shotgun, as in "double-barreled shotgun". This also applied to mothers (e.g., Inanicao) etc. The given name's meaning is usually connected to natural phenomena or objects, such as danum for water. These names are combined without hyphen (but optionally combined using y "and"). Name on other forms of legal documents (i.e., SSN, DL in CA): First Name Hyphenated Father's Last Name-Mother's Maiden Name (last name was hyphenated when I got my first passport because I had two separate last names as is typical in the Hispanic culture/tradition, where father's last name comes first and then mother's maiden name). years, a few notable married women have been keeping their maiden surnames resulting in a double-barrelled name such as Arati Ankalikar-Tikekar, Padmaja Phenany Joglekar. Philippine passport holders may have the surname in their passport changed after marriage, annulment, or death of a spouse. The Forebears surname database may include or not include diacritics on certain surnames, and treats "San/Santa/Santo" as lowercase. 15. Name blending. For example, Calao's father became Don Luis Amanicalao (Lord Luis, a chief of Tondo, Calao's Father). This was a family nickname (literally a "said name"). Most prevalent remains for the wife to either use a hyphenated surname or use her maiden name. A few British noble or gentry families have "triple-barrelled" surnames (e.g. Do not shorten it. There is the possibility that one partner can combine both names by a hyphen. Combined surnames of two gentry families from Portugal are also prevalent, such as Nogueira Ferrão. In India, double surnames are comparatively common, especially in Bengal, examples including Roy Chaudhury (sometimes written as Chowdhury), Ghosh Dastidar and Das Gupta. Polish surnames (Polish: nazwisko, singular), like those in most of Europe, are hereditary and generally patrilineal, i.e., passed from the father on to his children. Another common case is to find double-barrelled names with the use of the conjunction "de" (of). Remo v. Zamboanga is the Hispanicized form of “samboangan” — a Sinama (an Austronesian dialect) word for “anchorage,” or literally, “place of mooring poles”. Filipino males with two given names such as José Mariano or José Gerardo could follow the same practice of abbreviating José as Jo., though this is not as consistent. Honorifics and titles are sometimes used in place of a person's actual name. Other coined first names have unusual spellings or spellings which are pronounced differently. Wrong: Natuwa ako ng makita ko sila. . Joseph Ejército Estrada, Thirteenth President of the Philippines, began as a movie actor and received his nickname Erap as an adult; it comes from Pare spelled backwards (from Spanish compadre, which means "fellow godparent").. Diwa – a native baby girl name means ‘spirit’ Diwata – a baby girl name from Philippine mythology, means goddess. For Filipinos, the middle name is usually the maternal surname, which is the maiden surname of a person's mother. Again, the children's names remain Heinrich and Verena Stauffacher. This double name is written without a hyphen and is borne by the wife only. The least common double-barreled names that use the particle "de" are the nobiliary ones, such as the Álvarez de Toledo, Ramírez de Arellano or Fernández de Córdoba. This highlights the equal importance of men and women in Turkish history since 2008, by giving legal opportunity to use whichever is preferable for partners. In Switzerland double surnames are traditionally written with a hyphen and combine the surnames of a married couple with the husband's surname in first place and the wife's second. In addition to this, there are heritable double surnames (apellidos compuestos) which are mostly but not always combined with a hyphen. Captain Leone Sextus Denys Oswolf Fraudatifilius Tollemache-Tollemache de Orellana Plantagenet Tollemache-Tollemache is sometimes quoted — incorrectly — as the man with the most ever "barrels" in his surname (supposedly six; four of which are middle names). Except for the "ñ", Filipino surnames from Spanish are written without accents due to US-imported typewriters used in civil registry that lack special characters. Complementary to this is the practise of anglicizing (with the implication of "modernising") a Spanish given name. And not to say it, but considering the divorce statistics these days, you only have to remove the added name in such an unfortunate incidence. Only a few of these names (e.g. An example is Dawn O'Porter.. Almost all Filipinos had Spanish or Spanish-sounding surnames imposed on them for taxation purposes, but a number of them have indigenous Filipino surnames. These are sometimes created when the legator has a double-barrelled name and the legatee has a single surname, or vice versa. So, when Maria Santos Aguon marries José Lujan Castro, her name becomes Maria Aguon Castro and their children will typically carry the middle name Aguon, and the surname Castro. Files being lost as they are not sure which alphabet to file your files in. At the beginning of the 20th century and the advent of the American occupation of the Philippines, the Igorots' naming customs slowly conformed with the national legal naming system used today, aided by the evangelization efforts of American Protestant missionaries. Nowadays, such names are almost always abbreviated in everyday usage to a single or double-barrelled version. On the other hand, most Chinese ancestors came to the Philippines prior to 1898 usually have multiple syllable Chinese surnames such as Gokongwei, Ongpin, Pempengco, Yuchengco, Teehankee, and Yaptinchay among such others.  At the course of time, some Spanish surnames were altered (with some eventually diverged/displaced their original spelling), as resulted from illiteracy among the poor and farming class bearing such surnames, creating confusion in the civil registry and a sense of detachment from their better-off relatives. Many nicknames are bestowed by parents or other elders on children while they are still toddlers (e.g., Boy, Toto/Totoy (young boy), Girlie, Baby, etc.) DAZL if the middle name is Zulueta and the surname is Lim). Here’s a guide on how Married Filipino Women can have their Philippine Passport Renewal Change of Name Due to Marriage. The middle name in its natural sense would have been the second name if the person had one, but is never counted as an individual's given name. In France a practice abolished in 2010 was to use two consecutive hyphens -- (not the same as a "long hyphen" or dash, or with a double hyphen) to distinguish between recently formed double surnames and ancient hyphenated family names (French: nom composé). In Russia, double-barreled surnames are somewhat uncommon, but normal and accepted practice, often associated with some families of note wishing to preserve both of their lineages. In addition, it was common for wives to be known by their husband's surname (first) and her maiden name (second) hyphenated. Federal law #143-FZ "On Civil State Acts" explicitly allows double-barreled names in its Article 28, but limits such compound surnames to two parts only. Keep the hyphen in the last name when you cite the author or include them in the reference list. The use of the maternal surname as middle name is from American influence, where Filipinos adopted English naming customs, when they once used Spanish naming customs, that used two surnames (paternal and maternal) joined with the particle y (or e, before "i"), which remains in use but became restricted to very formal purposes, police records and legal proceedings. Many Filipino celebrities and high-status personalities, such as actors and politicians, are often more well known by their nicknames than their actual given names. 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