Atlas Surname History
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- Atlas family history
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- Atlas last name meaning & etymology
- Atlas spelling & pronunciation
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Atlas Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Atlas can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Atlas may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Atlas Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Atlas come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Atlas originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Atlas Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Atlas were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Atlas. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Atlas last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Atlas vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to AtlasAtlasano, Atlasberg, Atlas fremdsprachen, Atlashewitz, Atlasi, Atlasinski, Atlas-kotzamanidis, Atlaskson, Atlasman, Atlason, Atlas orientmarkt, Atlasovitch, Atlasowa, Atlasowitz, Atlasprofilax, Atlas profilax, Atlasreisen, Atlass, Atlaß, Atlassi
Atlas Family Tree
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- Simon Atlas Stone 1815 - ?
- Jonathan Atlas Stone
- Irving Atlas
- Odine Atlas Mudd
- Walter Atlas Ferguson
- James Atlas Hood
- Esther Atlas 1900 - 1990
- Herbert B Atlas 1915 - 1996
- Harold Atlas 1894 - 1980
- Helen Atlas 1902 - 1994