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The nationality of Dunavant may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dunavant may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Dunavant Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Dunavant come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Dunavant come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Dunavant Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Dunavant name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Dunavant were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dunavant. Last names like Dunavant change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations.

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