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Correia Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Correia may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Correia may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Correia Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Correia come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Correia come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

Correia Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Correia were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Correia. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Correia surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Correia change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over time.

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