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Can a woman giving birth under an X choose the child's first name?

Verified 17 December 2021 - Directorate of Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister), Ministry of Justice

Yes, a woman giving birth under X can choose the first name(s) she wishes to give the child.

The registrar on birth certificate.

If the mother has chosen 3 or more first names, the last one will serve as family name.

If the mother did not choose first names, the registrar who issued the birth certificate chooses 3 first names. Last name is the last name.

Please note

when the child adopted, he will take the surname of his adoptive parents. He can change first names.