Matana Surname History
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- Matana last name meaning & etymology
- Matana spelling & pronunciation
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Matana Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Matana is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Matana may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Matana Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Matana come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Matana are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Matana Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Matana family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Matana vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Matana were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Matana.
Last names similar to MatanaMa-ta-na-ha-coh, Matanale, Matanane, Matanas, Mata-navarro, Matanberg, Matanca, Matancic, Matancillas, Matancsi, Matancyk, Matanczyk, Matand, Matanda, Matandika, Matandiko, Matando, Matando-disila, Matandon, Matandonno
Matana Family Tree
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- Peter Matana 1904 - 1999
- Nasser Matana 1905 - 1978
- Helen Matana 1915 - 1993
- Nick Matana 1914 - 1914
- Karauria Matana 1897 - 1916
- Giovanni Matana ? - 1853