Magaña Surname History
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- Magaña country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Magaña last name meaning & etymology
- Magaña spelling & pronunciation
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Magaña Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Magaña can be complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Magaña may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Magaña Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Magaña come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Magaña originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Magaña Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Magaña family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Magaña change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Magaña were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Magaña.
Last names similar to MagañaMaganaabel, Magana-adame, Magana-aguirre, Magana-alberto, Magana-alvarado, Magana-aviles, Maganabarajas, Magana-benavides, Magana-cardenas, Magana-clark, Magana-cordo, Magana-cortes, Maganadaniel, Maganadavid, Magana-delao, Maganademota, Magana-diaz, Magana-duart, Maganaduenas, Maganaenrique
Magaña Family Tree
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- María De Solís Y María Dorantes Magaña 1607 - ?
- Andrés Dorantes Dorantes Magaña Magaña 1584 - 1648
- Juan Argaiz Argaiz Magaña Magaña
- María Argaiz Argaiz Magaña Magaña
- Damiana Argaiz Argaiz Magaña Magaña