Behren Surname History
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- Behren last name meaning & etymology
- Behren spelling & pronunciation
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Behren Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Behren can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Behren may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Behren Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Behren come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Behren originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Behren Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Behren were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Behren. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Behren family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Behren transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages across time.
Last names similar to BehrenBehrena, Behrenaf, Behrenback, Behren-bär, Behrenbeck, Behrenbeck-janssen, Behrenbeck-tofaute, Behrenbehrend, Behrenberend, Behrenberg, Behrenbey, Behrenblut, Behrenbrink, Behrenbrinke, Behrenbrinker, Behrenbruch, Behrenbruchdaniel, Behrenbruch-ernst, Behrenbruch-walz, Behrenburg
Behren Family Tree
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- Minnie Behren 1907 - 1999
- Ruth L Behren 1913 - 2005
- Lester A Behren 1901 - 1993
- Estelle Behren 1900 - 1984
- Selma Behren 1926 - 2005
- Erne Behren 1894 - 1988
- Eugene Behren 1929 - 2010
- Jules Behren 1923 - 2004
- Fannie Behren 1882 - 1971
- Arthur M Behren 1910 - 2000