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Craven Surname History

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Craven Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Craven can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Craven may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Craven Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Craven come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Craven are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Craven Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Craven name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Craven vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Craven were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Craven.

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