Malan Surname History
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- Malan family history
- Malan country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Malan last name meaning & etymology
- Malan spelling & pronunciation
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Malan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Malan is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Malan may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Malan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Malan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Malan are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Malan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Malan were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Malan. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Malan name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Malan change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years.
Last names similar to MalanMalana, Malanado, Malanafy, Malanando, Malanaphy, Malanaphymichael, Malanaply, Malanasi, Malanay, Malanc, Malanca, Malance, Malancea, Malanceva, Malancey, Malanchak, Malanche, Malanchere, Malanchi, Malanchic
Malan Family Tree
Here are a few of the Malan biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Malans
- Walter C. Malan
- Marie Sieberhagen Malan Malan 1919 - present
- David Malan, b6 1708 - 1792
- Daniel Gerhardus Malan 1772 - 1837
- Jan Jacobus Malan 1796 - 1890
- Daniel Johannes Malan 1775 - 1828
- Jacobus Johannes Malan, b6c3 1739 - 1806
- Maria Christina Louw Louw 1790 - 1883
- Anna Aletta Aletta Malan 1763 - 1817
- Maria Malan 1770 - 1774