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Anvil Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Anvil come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Anvil are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Anvil were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Anvil. Last names like Anvil vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Anvil last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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