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Do you capitalise the second barrel of a name?

Asked by Paul (2717points) December 29th, 2011

If someone has a double barrelled surname is it “Bann-Khellaf” or “Bann-khellaf”?

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syz's avatar

Both names in a hyphenated name are capitalized.

SavoirFaire's avatar

Yes, both are capitalized.

Paul's avatar

Thanks for the clarification.

Sunny2's avatar

I think I heard somewhere that you capitalize both. Oh! In the answers above mine.
(just being silly)

AshLeigh's avatar

Psst… My name is Ash-Leigh, but Fluther wouldn’t let me have my hyphen. :D

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