Harrah Surname History
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- Harrah family history
- Harrah country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Harrah last name meaning & etymology
- Harrah spelling & pronunciation
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Harrah Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Harrah can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Harrah may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Harrah Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Harrah come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Harrah come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Harrah Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Harrah family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Harrah were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Harrah. Surnames like Harrah vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time.
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Harrah Family Tree
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- Jean Harrah
- Betty Harrah
- Russel V. Harrah
- Roger Duane Harrah
- James Rodney Harrah
- William L Harrah
- Edgar Frankie Harrah
- Effie A A Harrah
- Willis R Harrah
- Anne Delia Harrah 1939 - 2006