Name format

General

Enter the family name in the last name field and the given name (first and middle) in the first name field.

Compound names

When you have a hyphenated surname, an apostrophe in the surname or a double surname, delete the hyphen/apostrophe and replace with a space while entering the family name in the last name field.

for example MR. JAMES ROBERT BRYCE-BUCHANAN as

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Single letter family name

When you have a single letter family name, double the single letter and update in the last name field followed by the given names. Etihad system inhibits the surname, only when the single letter is I, Z, B and C as there letters are used for infant, stretcher and group bookings respectively.

for example MISS MOAN Y as

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Duplicate names

When names in a booking being created are an exact match, whenever possible add middle names and/or different titles if applicable to make them unique for differentiation, else create a separate booking. For example;

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No Family/Last name/Surname

No Given/First name

Name suffix

Full name on one line

Long names

Names with special characters