Claire Surname History
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- Claire spelling & pronunciation
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Claire Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Claire can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Claire may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Claire Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Claire come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Claire originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Claire Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Claire were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Claire. Family names like Claire change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Claire family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to ClaireClaïre, Claire Alice Palmyre, Claire Annette, Claireau, Claireaux, Clairebourg, Clairebout, Clairec, Clairedavid, Clairedent, Claire dit josserand, Claire dit plancheron, Clairee, Claire Eugene, Clairefeuille, Clairefona, Clairefond, Clairefons, Clairefont, Clairefontaine
Claire Family Tree
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- Wayne Claire
- Savanna Claire Daley 1926 - present
- Marie Claire Cormier 1684 - 1747
- Marie-Claire Claire Fournier 1722 - 1763
- Marie Claire Fournier Blanchet 1716 - 1789
- Marie Claire Poirier 1778 - 1865
- Marie Claire Bujold 1750 - 1816
- Marie Claire Morin 1746 - 1755
- Marie Claire Morin 1733 - 1734
- Marie Claire Bernier 1734 - ?