Addis Surname History
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- Addis last name meaning & etymology
- Addis spelling & pronunciation
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Addis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Addis may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Addis may be in dispute based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Addis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Addis come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Addis come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Addis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Addis were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Addis. Last names like Addis vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Addis name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
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Addis Family Tree
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- Ann Addis Brewster-Darte 1628 - 1709
- Millicent Addis
- Estella Theodosia Goodfellow Addis
- Robert Findley Addis
- Ida Hellen Addis
- Clara Lucy Lucy Addis
- Clarence Findley Addis
- Arthur Edward Addis
- Maud Hull Addis
- Gertrude Sprague Addis