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Dunning Surname History

Derived from "Dunners", tax collectors of English background

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Dunning Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

England, Caucasian

Dunning Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Dunning come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Many of these craft-based last 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 early ancestors. Many modern names like Dunning are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

Dunning Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Dunning were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Dunning. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dunning surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Dunning change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over time.

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