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Lange Surname History

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Lange Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Lange is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lange may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Lange Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Lange 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 may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Lange are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

Lange Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Lange were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Lange. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lange last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Lange change in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time.

Last names similar to Lange

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