Alwan Surname History
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Alwan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Alwan is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Alwan may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Alwan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Alwan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Alwan are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Alwan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Alwan were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Alwan. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Alwan surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Alwan transform in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over generations.
Last names similar to AlwanAlwander, Al-wandi, Alwandt, Alwang, Alwanger, Alwani, Alwanikamal, Alwan-ismail, Alwanoglu, Alwansdewin, Alwaqfi, Alwar, Alwara, Alwarad, Al-warath, Alward, Alwarde, Alwarden, Alward jr, Alwards
Alwan Family Tree
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- Laurice M Alwan 1932 - 2003
- Fouad Alwan 1902 - 1977
- Muneef Alwan 1922 - 1998
- Mary Alwan 1901 - 1978
- Margaret Alwan 1907 - 1977
- Hind Alwan 1933 - 1984
- Joseph Alwan 1947 - 2007
- Ahmed Alwan 1927 - 2005
- Joan Alwan 1929 - 1983
- Mutee M Alwan-beyah 1932 - 1998