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Kiev Surname History

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Kiev Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Kiev can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Kiev may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Kiev Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kiev come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Kiev originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

Kiev Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Kiev were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kiev. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Kiev last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Kiev transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time.

Last names similar to Kiev

Kieva, Kievak, Kieval, Kievalowitch, Kievan, Kievarkies, Kievat, Kievath, Kievc, Kieve, Kievekamp, Kievel, Kievelitz, Kievell, Kievelson, Kieven, Kievenaar, Kieven-eubel, Kievenheim, Kievenheim-proeger