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Durani Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Durani is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Durani may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Durani Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Durani come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Durani are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

Durani Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Durani were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Durani. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Durani name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Durani change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations.

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