Abay Surname History
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- Abay last name meaning & etymology
- Abay spelling & pronunciation
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Abay Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Abay is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Abay may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Abay Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Abay come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Abay originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Abay Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Abay were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Abay. Family names like Abay vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Abay family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Abay Family Tree
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- Grizal/geisel Abay Campbell Mccutcheon
- Rosa Abay 1900 - 1983
- Maria T Abay 1917 - 2000
- Jorge Abay 1939 - 2003
- Gerald Abay 1951 - 1986
- Angela Abay 1922 - 1995
- Miguel J Abay 1939 - 2009
- Miguel Abay 1908 - 1994
- Edilia Abay 1921 - 1974
- Antonio Abay 1935 - 1996