Ashkinazi Surname History
The family history of the Ashkinazi last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Ashkinazi:
- Ashkinazi family history
- Ashkinazi country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Ashkinazi last name meaning & etymology
- Ashkinazi spelling & pronunciation
Latest photos on AncientFaces
No one from the Ashkinazi community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:
Ashkinazi Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
No one has submitted information on Ashkinazi country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the Ashkinazi country of origin. The following is speculative information about Ashkinazi. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The nationality of Ashkinazi is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ashkinazi may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Ashkinazi Meaning & Etymology
No one has submitted information on Ashkinazi meaning and etymology. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the meaning of Ashkinazi. The following is speculative information about Ashkinazi. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The meaning of Ashkinazi come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Ashkinazi originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Ashkinazi Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
No one has added information on Ashkinazi spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Ashkinazi. The following is speculative information about Ashkinazi. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Ashkinazi name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Ashkinazi vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Ashkinazi 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 Ashkinazi.
Last names similar to AshkinaziAshkinaziy, Ashkinazy, Ashkinds, Ashkine, Ashkines, Ashkinez, Ashkinezc, Ashking, Ashkinnes, Ashkinofsky, Ashkinos, Ashkinose, Ashkinosi, Ashkinow, Ashkinozy, Ashkins, Ashkinsky, Ashkir, Ashkitiasi, Ashkittle
Ashkinazi Family Tree
Here are a few of the Ashkinazi biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Ashkinazis
- Eleanor Ashkinazi 1914 - 1987
- Ilya Ashkinazi 1935 - 2007
- Sam Ashkinazi 1907 - 1993
- Katie Ashkinazi 1890 - 1966
- Benjamin Ashkinazi 1913 - 1993
- Anna Ashkinazi 1914 - 2005
- Ester Ashkinazi 1912 - 2001
- Polya S Ashkinazi 1917 - 2006
- Calvin Ashkinazi 1886 - 1948
- Joseph Ashkinazi 1871 - 1933