Kim Surname History
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- Kim family history
- Kim country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Kim last name meaning & etymology
- Kim spelling & pronunciation
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Kim Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Kim may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kim may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Kim Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Kim come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Kim come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Kim Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Kim were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kim. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kim family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Kim change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras across time.
Last names similar to KimKima, Kimabrew, Kimabwai, Kimac, Kimach, Kimacha, Kimacher, Kimachi, Kimack, Kimacsk, Kimad, Kimage, Kim-ageley, Kimah, Kim Ah, Kimai, Kimaid, Kimaier, Kimain, Kimaird
Kim Family Tree
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- Chin-Hui (Jeannie) (nee Kim) Perlman 1969 - ?
- Mia Hae-Young Kim
- Jackson Kim
- Zander Kim
- Sherry Kim Kim Arnott 1963 - present
- Nicolas Kim Cage, (Cage)
- Alice Kim Cage
- Kyong-hui Kim
- Man-Il Kim
- Young-Sook Kim