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Karhu Surname History
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- Karhu family history
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- Karhu last name meaning & etymology
- Karhu spelling & pronunciation
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Karhu Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Karhu is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Karhu may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Karhu Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Karhu come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names 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 spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Karhu originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Karhu Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Karhu were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Karhu. Last names like Karhu transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Karhu family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to KarhuKarhula Karhulahti Karhuma Karhumaa Karhumakt Karhume Karhumen Karhumma Karhunen Karhunoja Kårhus Karhuse Karhusz Karhut Karhutnak Karhuz Kari Karia Kariaadarsh Kariac
Karhu Family Tree
Here are a few of the Karhu genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Karhus
- Ina Karhu 1905 - 1985
- Mary M Karhu 1916 - 1989
- Susan E Karhu 1951 - 2011
- Matthew O Karhu 1909 - 1991
- Walter J Karhu 1903 - 1993
- Hazel M Karhu 1907 - 1997
- James M Karhu 1944 - 2002
- Henry Karhu 1909 - 1972
- Viola Karhu 1911 - 1990
- Pentti Karhu 1925 - 1978