Arafa Surname History
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- Arafa family history
- Arafa country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Arafa last name meaning & etymology
- Arafa spelling & pronunciation
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Arafa Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Arafa can be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Arafa may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Arafa Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Arafa come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Arafa come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Arafa Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Arafa were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Arafa. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Arafa surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Arafa change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over the years.
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Arafa Family Tree
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- Insherah M Arafa 1938 - 2008
- E Arafa 1925 - 2011
- Omar T Arafa 2004 - 2005
- Sami D Yousif Arafa 1938 - 2003
- Fatima M Arafa 1927 - 1998
- Khaled M. Arafa 1963 - ?
- Ahmed M. Arafa 1974 - ?
- Dalila (Arafa) Moustafa 1976 - ?
- Khaled Arafa 1969 - ?
- Daradji Arafa ? - 1882