Altan Surname History
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Altan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Altan may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Altan may be in dispute based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Altan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Altan come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Altan originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Altan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Altan family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Altan were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Altan. Surnames like Altan change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras across time.
Last names similar to AltanAltana, Altanario, Altanasio, Altanassow, Altan atye, Altanbas, Altanbert, Altan cemil, Altand, AltAndrew, Altane, Altanen, Altaner, Altaner-knarr, Altaner-maass, Altaner-wertenbroch, Altanese, Altangerel, Altangerel-zimmermann, Altänhof
Altan Family Tree
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- Emilia Teresia Altan 1916 - 2006
- Florin L Altan 1908 - 1995
- Ali Altan 1927 - 2009
- Ismail Altan 1905 - 1981
- Mahrube Altan 1913 - 2000
- Sebahat Altan 1929 - 2001
- Kivo Altan 1917 - 2006
- Lesley Altan 1948 - 1997
- Metehan Altan 1972 - ?
- Yasemin (Altan) Kirby 1980 - ?