Gentien Surname History
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- Gentien country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Gentien last name meaning & etymology
- Gentien spelling & pronunciation
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Gentien Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gentien can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gentien may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Gentien Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gentien come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Gentien come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Gentien Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Gentien last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Gentien transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gentien were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Gentien.
Last names similar to GentienGentien florimond, Gentien mey de chales, Gentien mey de châles, Gentienne, Gentier, Genties, Gentieu, Gentieux, Gentif, Gentifella, Gentifs, Gentig, Gentigny, Gentigny Chatillon, Gentihomme, Gentijl, Gentikore, Gentikow, Gentil, Gentila
Gentien Family Tree
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- Alix De Gentien Bracque
- Joseph Gentien 1859 - 1916
- P. Gentien
- Peter Gentien
- Joseph Gentien 1892 - ?
- Adéodat Florentin Gentien ? - 1886
- Antoine Gentien
- Eugène Gentien ? - 1882
- François Nicolas Gentien
- Georges Gaston Gentien ? - 1887