: A character has, in addition to his or her given name, a surname that also serves well as a first name.
- Straight: Alice Brooke and Bob Alexander.
- Exaggerated: The character also has a middle name that they frequently use or refer to, e.g. "Alice Claire Brooke" or "Bob Tom Alexander".
- Downplayed: Alice Williams and Bob Jeffries.
- Justified: The character's last name was originally a first name
- Inverted: Anderson Smith and Barrymore Jones.
- Subverted: It's revealed that Alice's real surname is Bastard.
- Double Subverted: Alice then explains that while Bastard was her surname at birth, she had it legally changed because she was fed up with being ridiculed for it.
- Parodied: A nonsense name, like Zonch or Gleep, is used as the first name of one character and the last name of another. Bonus points if most other characters have generic names.
- Zig Zagged: ???
- Averted: Alice Jones and Bob Smith.
- Enforced: ???
- Lampshaded: "And this is Alice Brooke, my friend with Two First Names."
- Invoked: Alice changes her last name to Carol.
- Exploited: ???
- Defied: Alice changes her last name to Garrett.
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: "Why do so many of the characters on this show have Two First Names?"
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