Aw Surname History
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- Aw last name meaning & etymology
- Aw spelling & pronunciation
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Aw Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Aw can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Aw may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Aw Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Aw come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Aw originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Aw Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Aw were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Aw. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Aw family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Aw change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over time.
Last names similar to AwAwa, A Wa, Awaa, Awaad, Awaback, Awabda, Awabdy, Awack, Awacki, Awad, Awada, Awada-hariri, Awadala, Awadalla, Awad alla, Awadallaelfatih, Awadallah, Awadally, Awadamer, Awadan
Aw Family Tree
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- Andrew S Aw 1951 - 2003
- Charles Hens Aw 1890 - 1963
- Clinton Aw Brey 1903 - 1985
- Mike T Aw 1920 - 1996
- Salaisiuk Thang Aw 1977 - 2011
- Sawswee L Aw 1918 - 2003
- Bein C Aw 1930 - 2004
- Teofilo Bag Aw 1907 - 1983
- Eng K Aw 1918 - 1996
- Yuin Y. (Aw) Wang 1978 - ?