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Alavi Surname History
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- Alavi last name meaning & etymology
- Alavi spelling & pronunciation
Alavi Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alavi can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alavi may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Alavi Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alavi come may come from a profession, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Alavi are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Alavi Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Alavi were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alavi. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Alavi name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Alavi change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years.
Last names similar to AlaviAlavia, Alaviah, Alaviamir, Alavian, Alavi-asghar, Alaviass, Alavidze, Alavi-habermaier, Alavikashani, Alavikia, Alavi kia, Alavi-klapötke, Alavilette, Alavillette, Alavin, Alavina, Alavinezhad, Alavino, Alavi nobandagni, Alaviseh
Alavi Family Tree
Here are a few of the Alavi biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Alavis
- Abbas Alavi 1925 - 1982
- Abdollah Alavi 1931 - 2010
- S M Kazem Alavi 1926 - 1994
- Abbie Alavi 1953 - 2002
- Afagh Alavi 1916 - 2008
- Daniel Z Alavi 1968 - 1991
- Iran K Alavi 1914 - 1996
- Razia Alavi 1913 - 1986
- Norijan Alavi 1919 - 1987
- Syed N Alavi 1945 - 2008
Famous People named Alavi
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