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12:00 Jul 19, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: nee
alice nee jones
sandra koltosky

Summary of answers provided
naneeNancy Schmeing
nageb.Ulrike Lieder
Dierk Seeburg
naalice born jones
Elinor Thomas



5 mins
alice born jones

it means it is her single last name.

Good luck! :)

Elinor Thomas
Local time: 23:03
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 80
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11 mins

This is derived from the French nee for born and refers to the maiden name of the person, mostly of a woman, but although grammatically incorrect in its French-derived form, has been used for men, as well, in case they changed their name opon marriage.

Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 20:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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14 mins

The German abbreviation is geb. (for geborene). You will find this a married woman's personal documents, for instance:
Else Schmidt, geb. Müller
This tells you that Else married Mr. Schmidt, and that her maiden name was Müller.

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 19:03
Native speaker of: German
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23 hrs

If this is into English, you're there already. This French word is English.
The geb. is right if it is into German

Nancy Schmeing
Local time: 22:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 328
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