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Avis Surname History
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- Avis last name meaning & etymology
- Avis spelling & pronunciation
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Avis Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Avis is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Avis may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Avis Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Avis come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Avis are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Avis Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Avis were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Avis. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Avis family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Avis change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time.
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Avis Family Tree
Here are a few of the Avis genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Avises
- Margery Bryan Avis 1844 - 1870
- Infanta Isabella of Avis Y Braganza Portugal, Queen 1428 - 1496
- Rosina Avis 1888 - 1975
- Samuel Avis 1898 - 1983
- E M Avis 1929 - 1990
- Frederick Avis 1917 - 1997
- Michael R Avis 1950 - 2008
- Frederick P Avis 1924 - 1996
- Nelson Avis 1921 - 1987
- William Avis 1951 - 1984