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Blake Surname History
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- Blake last name meaning & etymology
- Blake spelling & pronunciation
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Blake Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Blake may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Blake may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Blake Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Blake come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Blake come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Blake Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Blake surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Blake were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Blake. Surnames like Blake transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over time.
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Blake Family Tree
Here are a few of the Blake genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Blakes
- William Vivien Blake 1878 - 1961
- Clarinda Blake
- Mable Blake
- Leona Blake
- Elta Blake
- Bud Blake
- Richard v. "Bud" Blake 1908 - 2002
- Murel M. "Mac" Blake 1911 - 1953
- Marie Blake
- Barion Anthony Blake 1980 - 2011