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Altefogt Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Altefogt come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Altefogt are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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