Avan Family History & Genealogy
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Avan Surname History
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Avan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Avan is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Avan may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Avan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Avan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Avan are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Avan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Avan were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Avan. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Avan surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Avan change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time.
Last names similar to AvanAvana, Avanac, Avanagh, Avanan, Avananni, Avanant, Avanarios, Avanarious, Avanarius, Avanas, Avanasew, Avanäsov, Avanasova, Avanaß, Avanatrio, Avanaugh, Avancaggiaco, Avance, Avancena, Avanche
Avan Family Tree
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- Peter Avan 1896 - 1985
- Ida Avan 1898 - 1994
- Joseph L Avan 1910 - 1995
- Harold Avan 1907 - 1979
- Judith Avan 1935 - 2009
- Marie Avan 1891 - 1967
- John Avan 1884 - 1963
- Gertrude Avan 1902 - 1969
- Mattie W Avan 1899 - 2003
- Joe Avan 1956 - 2003