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7.What is one reason a person might have received an ornamental or acquired name?

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A person might receive an ornamental or acquired name if that person has no surname and needed one. There are also some cultures wherein a person is given acquired name based on his or her trait. Others however are given name ornamental name based on their position in the community. Here's the link for more information: http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/caddo/page18.htm.

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