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Kaplan Surname History

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Kaplan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Kaplan can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kaplan may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Kaplan Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kaplan come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Kaplan are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

Kaplan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Family names like Kaplan vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Kaplan were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Kaplan. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kaplan surname are important to understanding the history of the name.

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