Coben Surname History
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- Coben family history
- Coben country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Coben last name meaning & etymology
- Coben spelling & pronunciation
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Coben Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Coben can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Coben may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Coben Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Coben come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Coben originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Coben Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Surnames like Coben vary in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Coben were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Coben. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Coben name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to CobenCobena, Cobeña, Cobenais, Cobenas, Cobende, Cobendet, Cobene, Cobeney, Cobeni, Cobenn, Cobenosa, Cobenstein, Cobentry, Cobentzel, Cobentzl, Cobenus, Cobenzel, Cobenzl, Cobeo, Cober
Coben Family Tree
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- Mary Coben Howe
- Coben Coben
- C G Coben 1928 - 1988
- Marjorie E Coben 1912 - 1997
- Ruth Coben 1909 - 1977
- Glen Coben 1908 - 1996
- David Coben 1900 - 1969
- Bruce B Coben 1940 - 2004
- Joan V Coben 1941 - 2003
- Stanley Coben 1929 - 2000