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The nationality of Merina can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merina may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Merina Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Merina come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Merina originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Merina Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merina were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Merina. Surnames like Merina change in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merina surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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