Sometimes I enconter people with names in which the last part is separated with of. I wonder in which cases such usage like George of Bush, John of Doe, or Bill of Clinton is possible.
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In the Middle Ages, these were locative names, and said where the person was from. For example, John of Gaunt was called that because he was born in Ghent. They are not used in English today.