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Hough Surname History

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Hough Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Hough can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hough may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Hough Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Hough come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Hough originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Hough Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Hough family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Hough were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Hough. Family names like Hough transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time.

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