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I've read that in double object constructions like the following, the indirect object pronoun gets included when there is an indirect object noun.

Juan le dio un regalo a Martin.

John gave Martin a gift.

And I've seen the following double object construction where there are no noun objects.

Juan se lo dio.

Juan gave it to him.

Juan se lo dio a él.

Juan gave it to him.

So is this how you say Juan gave it to Martin?

Juan se lo dio a Martin.

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Yes, Juan se lo dio a Martin is correct.

Juan lo dio a Martin is correct too, but that misses the point of using the double object construction.

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I would say "Juan se lo dio a Martín". Juan lo dio a Martín sounds strange.

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