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Lema Surname History

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Lema Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Lema may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Lema may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Lema Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Lema come may come from a profession, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Lema originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

Lema Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lema were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lema. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lema name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Lema vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years.

Last names similar to Lema

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