by the name (of)

by the name (of)

Using the specific name (that is then stated). My daughter Margaret has now decided that she goes by the name Calliope. I'm looking for a man by the name of Whitaker. Do you know him?
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by the name of...

(written) who is called: The play stars a young actor by the name of Tom Rees.
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