Canan Surname History
The family history of the Canan last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Canan:
- Canan family history
- Canan country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Canan last name meaning & etymology
- Canan spelling & pronunciation
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Canan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Canan is often difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Canan may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Canan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Canan come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Canan originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Canan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Canan last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Canan were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Canan. Surnames like Canan change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and eras over generations.
Last names similar to CananCanana, Cananagh, Cananah, Cananan, Cananato, Cananaugh, Cananbarcenas, Canancefie, Canand, Canande, Canander, Canandia, Canando, Canandy, Canane, Cananea, Cananéenne, Cananely, Cananess, Canang
canan Family Tree
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- Choua Cananéenne
- Marietta Canan 1909 - 1989
- Stanley Canan 1918 - 2003
- Eli Canan 1912 - 1994
- Philip Canan 1921 - 1992
- Nathan Canan 1879 - 1963
- Thomas Canan 1886 - 1968
- Michael Canan 1885 - 1966
- Vasilo Canan 1897 - 1976
- Ethel Canan 1910 - 1980