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Meriah Surname History
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Meriah Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Meriah can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Meriah may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Meriah Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Meriah come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Meriah originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Meriah Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Meriah were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Meriah. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Meriah last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Meriah vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over time.
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Meriah Family Tree
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- Maria (Meriah) Blake 1673 - 1679
- Sally Meriah Clark 1811 - ?
- Aminta Meriah Bostwick
- Huldah Meriah Clark Ballantyne
- Layachi Ben Mohammed Meriah ? - 1894