Able Surname History
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- Able last name meaning & etymology
- Able spelling & pronunciation
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Able Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Able is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Able may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Able Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Able come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Able are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Able Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Able were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Able. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Able surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Able change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over time.
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Able Family Tree
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- Ethel Flora FOSTER Able 1892 - ?
- Dan Able
- Glen R. Able
- Capt. Able Adams
- Joseph 1693 Allaire(dallaire), 1693 D 1709 - ?
- Abigail Day Able 1808 - ?
- Alexander Able Lindley 1829 - ?
- Harriet Able Lindley 1830 - ?
- Mary Able Lindley 1840 - 1872
- Alexander Able ? - 1819