Araya Surname History
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- Araya last name meaning & etymology
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Araya Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Araya is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Araya may be in dispute as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Araya Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Araya come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Araya originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Araya Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Araya family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Araya change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Araya were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Araya.
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Araya Family Tree
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- Simón De Araya Aguirre
- José Letelier Letelier Araya Araya
- Clara De Navia Araya Berrio
- Jennifer Araya
- Simón De La Vega Castro Araya
- Joan Araya 1938 - 1984
- Gezahegan Araya 1966 - 2001
- Mario Araya 1923 - 1985
- Eduardo Araya-mejia 1937 - 2003
- Pedro Araya 1908 - 1987