Possible types for a name part


nptFAM : Family : Family name, this is the name that links to the genealogy. In some cultures (e.g. Eritrea) the family name of a son is the first name of his father

nptGIV : Given: Given name.

Note: don't call it "first name" since this given names do not always come first

nptTITLE : Title : Part of the name that is acquired as a title due to academic, legal, employment or nobility status etc.

Note: Title name parts include name parts that come after the name such as qualifications

nptDEL : Delimiter : A delimiter has no meaning other than being literally printed in this name representation. A delimiter has no implicit leading and trailing white space

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Keywords: Tv3EntityNamePartType, nptDEL, nptFAM, nptGIV, nptNull, nptTITLE