|Display name coreshow all attributes|
|Description||The name(s) that should appear in white-pages-like applications|
|Vocabulary||not applicable, no controlled vocabulary|
|LDAP Syntax||Directory String|
|# of values||single|
The name(s) that should appear in white-pages-like applications for this person.
From RFC2798 description: "preferred name of a person to be used when displaying entries."
Cn (common name) is multi-valued and overloaded to meet the needs of multiple applications. displayName is a better candidate for use in DoD white pages and configurable email clients.
Find the complete list of attribute definitions in one single document: Attribute Specification