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Lafen Surname History
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Lafen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Lafen may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lafen may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Lafen Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Lafen come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Lafen originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Lafen Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lafen were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lafen. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Lafen last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Lafen change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.
Last names similar to LafenLaFena, Lafenaux, Lafendi, Lafendinger, Lafendorf, Lafendt, Lafene, Lafenechere, Lafener, Lafenestre, La fenestre de, Lafenetre, Lafenêtre, Lafenetrl, Lafenettre, Lafenetza, Lafeney, Lafenfeldt, Lafenhagen, La Feni
Lafen Family Tree
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- Peter Lafen 1910 - 1997
- Julia Lafen 1934 - 1984
- Leon Lafen 1901 - 1985
- Leon D Lafen 1933 - 1997
- Fern Lafen 1903 - 1995
- Beth Lafen 1917 - 1981
- John Lafen 1913 - 1979
- Joshua Lafen
- Julius Lafen
- Pieter Lafen 1770 - ?