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Ashkenaz Surname History
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Ashkenaz Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ashkenaz may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ashkenaz may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Ashkenaz Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ashkenaz come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Ashkenaz come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Ashkenaz Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Ashkenaz were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ashkenaz. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Ashkenaz last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Ashkenaz change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations.
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Ashkenaz Family Tree
Here are a few of the Ashkenaz genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Ashkenazes
- Eleanor Ashkenaz 1909 - 1982
- Lillian Ashkenaz 1917 - 1985
- Sam Ashkenaz 1914 - 1985
- Mildred R Ashkenaz 1919 - 2001
- George Ashkenaz 1883 - 1965
- Lisa Ashkenaz-Cro 1968 - 2008
- Stephen M Ashkenaz 1944 - 2009
- Deena L Ashkenaz 1946 - 2008
- Estella Ashkenaz 1908 - 1976
- Benjamin Ashkenaz 1917 - 1977