Kanui Surname History
The family history of the Kanui last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Kanui:
- Kanui family history
- Kanui country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Kanui last name meaning & etymology
- Kanui spelling & pronunciation
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Kanui Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kanui may be complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kanui may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Kanui Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kanui come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Kanui originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Kanui Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kanui were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kanui. Last names like Kanui change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over time. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kanui surname are important to understanding the history of the name.
Last names similar to KanuiKanuih, Kanuik, Kanuika, Kanuisly, Kanuit, Kanu-ivi, Kanujee, Kanuk, Kanuka, Kanuke, Kanukel, Kanukle, Kanukolanu, Kanukov, Kanukuntla, Kanuld, Kanulie, Kanulka, Kanuma, Kanuma-kölzer
Kanui Family Tree
Here are a few of the Kanui biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Kanuis
- Jane Kanui 1892 - 1970
- David Kanui 1892 - 1965
- Evalyn Kanui 1909 - 1983
- David Kanui 1935 - 1985
- Joseph Kanui 1967 - 2005
- Kuihelani Kanui 1929 - 1995
- Judie Kanui 1937 - 2004
- Niki Pili Kanui 1980 - 2010
- Boniface Kanui 1922 - 1995
- Niki Kanui 1926 - 2002