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The nationality of Elmira may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Elmira may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Elmira Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Elmira come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Elmira originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Elmira Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Elmira family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Elmira transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Elmira were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Elmira.

Last names similar to Elmira

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