sirname


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sirname

(ˈsɜːˌneɪm)
n
a variant spelling of surname
References in classic literature ?
She left it to himself to recollect, that Mrs Smith was not the only widow in Bath between thirty and forty, with little to live on, and no sirname of dignity.
Lawrence-Archer, An Account of the Sirname Edgar: And Particularly of the Family of Wedderlie in Berwickshire (1873); Memorial for those of the Sirname of Fraser (1729); A Bill to Enable John Freston, Esq; and the Heirs of his Body, to Take and Use the Sirname and Arms of Scrivener (1754); A Brief Account of S.
Smith was not the only widow in Bath between thirty and forty, with little to live on, and no sirname of dignity.
Upon the presenting it to his Mistress, who was a little vexed in her Heart to see herself degraded into Moll Boon, she told him, to his infinite Surprize, that he had mistaken her Sirname, for that it was not Boon but Bohun.
His companion, whose name was John "but Sirname forgot," was distinguished by being "pretty tall," a Kentishman, and was "supposed to have the Figure of our Saviour mark'd with Gunpowder on one of his Arms.