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Gilian Surname History
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- Gilian family history
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- Gilian last name meaning & etymology
- Gilian spelling & pronunciation
Gilian Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gilian may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Gilian may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Gilian Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gilian come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Gilian come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Gilian Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Gilian surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gilian were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Gilian. Family names like Gilian transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to GilianGiliand, Giliani, Giliano, Gilian-riess, Gilians, Giliar, Giliard, Giliardi, Giliart, Gilias, Giliasch, Giliassa, Giliassen, Giliassi, Giliati, Giliatti, Giliau, Giliaux, Giliazzo, Gilib
Gilian Family Tree
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- Alister Gilian Fraser
- Nerses Gilian 1920 - 2002
- Rita E Gilian 1923 - 2004
- Peter Gilian 1899 - 1975
- John C Gilian 1945 - 2001
- Gertrude Gilian 1898 - 1971
- John Gilian 1920 - 1980
- Timothy A. Gilian 1956 - ?
- Mary Gilian 1879 - 1902
- James Gilian