Christiaan Surname History
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Christiaan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Christiaan is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Christiaan may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Christiaan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Christiaan come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Christiaan originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Christiaan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Christiaan were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Christiaan. Surnames like Christiaan transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over generations. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Christiaan last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Christiaan Family Tree
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- Jacobus Christiaan Faure 1769 - 1834
- Eduard Christiaan Hauman 1720 - 1782
- Johannes (Christiaan) Johannes, RABIE ? - 1823
- Arnoldus Christiaan Vlok
- Wietse Jacobus Carel Christiaan Botes 1819 - ?
- Willem Christiaan Botha 1839 - ?
- Barend Christiaan Christiaan Greyling 1812 - ?
- Gysbert Christiaan Bosman 1821 - ?
- Johan Christiaan Bornman 1789 - 1862
- Jacobus Christiaan Alberts 1825 - ?