Claus Surname History
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Claus Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Claus can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Claus may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Claus Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Claus come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Claus come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Claus Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Claus were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Claus. Names like Claus change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Claus family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to ClausClausa, Clausade, Clausade de, Clausager, Clausan, Claus andreasjan, Clausange, Clausanges, Clausard, Clausbach, Claus-bachmann, Claus-bartusch, Clausberg, Claus-bluhm, Claus boldt, Claus brecht, Claus brogmus, Clausbruce, Clausbruch, Clausbruck
Claus Family Tree
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- Santa Claus
- Sogneprest Claus Jørgensen
- Jan Claus. Koren
- Janus Claus Giedde 1672 - 1740
- Hanry CLAUSE (CLOSSE) Claus 1570 - ?
- Johannes Claus Berger
- Mary Claus Claus Volkersz
- Levi Claus
- Margaret Lucile Claus
- Charles Claus 1892 - 1968