How to change the hostname and domain in MacBook Pro from command line?

# Display the current FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name) of the machine.
sudo hostname

# Display the short hostname (i.e. hostname cut at the first dot).
sudo hostname -s

# Change the hostname and domain.
sudo scutil --set HostName
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