Janz Surname History
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- Janz last name meaning & etymology
- Janz spelling & pronunciation
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Janz Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Janz can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Janz may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Janz Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Janz come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Janz originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Janz Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Janz change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Janz were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Janz. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Janz surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to JanzJänz, Janza, Janzac, Janzack, Janzak, Janzal, Janzaley, Janzam, Janzan, Janzän, Janzano, Janzanti, Janzar, Janzara, Janzarik, Janzarli, Janzaruk, Janzaw, Janzaz, Janz-becker
Janz Family Tree
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- Zacharia Visser B5, b5 1665 - 1721
- Styntje Janz Van Hoesen
- Hendrik Van Der Wat 1691 - ?
- Amelia Janz 1897 - 1987
- Barbara E Janz 1919 - 1996
- Walter Janz 1910 - 1994
- Edward Janz 1883 - 1979
- Philip Janz 1917 - 1999
- Otto Janz 1881 - 1968
- Charlotte E Janz 1921 - 1997