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Alcantara Surname History
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Alcantara Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alcantara can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Alcantara may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Alcantara Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alcantara come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Alcantara originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Alcantara Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Alcantara change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Alcantara were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Alcantara. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Alcantara surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Alcantara Family Tree
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- Robert Alcantara died 1970
- Leonard Alcantara died 1964
- Federico Alcantara 1912 - 1999
- Mariana Alcantara 1912 - 2007
- Juana Alcantara 1910 - 1975
- Manuel L Alcantara 1931 - 2003
- Ortilio Alcantara 1920 - 2010
- Orlando Antonio Alcantara 1946 - 2008
- Concepcion Alcantara 1930 - 2010
- Miriam G Alcantara 1956 - 2002