Bombay Surname History
The family history of the Bombay last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Bombay:
- Bombay family history
- Bombay country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Bombay last name meaning & etymology
- Bombay spelling & pronunciation
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Bombay Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Bombay can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bombay may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Bombay Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Bombay come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Bombay originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Bombay Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Bombay transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bombay were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Bombay. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bombay last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Bombay Family Tree
Here are a few of the Bombay biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Bombays
- Michael Bombay 1913 - 1977
- Julia G Bombay 1909 - 1994
- Anthony Bombay 1922 - 1999
- Madeline R Bombay 1923 - 1994
- Leo F Bombay 1924 - 1992
- Stella Bombay 1915 - 1978
- Julia M Bombay 1916 - 2008
- Peter Bombay 1902 - 1971
- Lawrence Bombay 1932 - 1973
- Mary Bombay 1915 - 2001