Dorval Surname History
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Dorval Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Dorval may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Dorval may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Dorval Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Dorval come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Dorval originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Dorval Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dorval were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Dorval. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dorval surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Dorval vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to DorvalD'Orval, Dorval alvares, Dorvald, Dorval dit Bouchard, Dorval dit Desgroseilliers, Dorvale, Dorvalet, Dorvall, Dorvalle, Dorvan, Dorvart, Dorvat, Dorvau, Dorvaud, Dorvault, Dorvaux, Dorve, Dorveau, Dorveaux, Dorvee
Dorval Family Tree
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- Joseph Dorval
- Antoine Dorval
- Pierre Bouchard Dit Dorval 1685 - 1760
- Thérèse Bouchard Dit Bouchard Dorval
- Marie-Josepht Dorval
- Pierre Dorval
- Marie Louise Dorval 1782 RatÃ© D, 1782 D 1782 - ?
- Joseph Dorval 1784 D, 1784 D 1784 - ?
- Francoise Bouchard Dorval
- Marie-Josèphe Dorval 1726 - 1799