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Arai Surname History
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- Arai family history
- Arai country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Arai last name meaning & etymology
- Arai spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Arai Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Arai can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Arai may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Arai Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Arai come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Arai are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Arai Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Arai vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Arai were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Arai. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Arai family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to AraiAraia Araiano Arai Arai Araibia Araïbia hadj Araica Araich Araico Araida Araiedh Araieri Araig Araignol Araignon Araignou Araignous Araigo Arai hoffmann Araijn Araijo
Arai Family Tree
Here are a few of the Arai genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Arais
- Tadashi Arai 1926 - 2009
- Kazuhiko Arai 1927 - 2010
- Peter A Arai 1947 - 1997
- Virginia Arai 1924 - 2009
- Kiyoshi Arai 1940 - 2009
- Joan Arai 1908 - 1976
- Helen T Arai 1912 - 2000
- Tom Arai 1882 - 1965
- Glenn T Arai 1925 - 1998
- Teresa Arai 1900 - 1989