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The nationality of Khan is often difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Khan may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Khan Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Khan 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 last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Khan originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

Khan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Khan last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Khan vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Khan were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Khan.

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