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Meritan Surname History
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Meritan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Meritan can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Meritan may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Meritan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Meritan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Meritan are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Meritan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Meritan were transliterated 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 Meritan. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Meritan family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Meritan vary in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.
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meritan Family Tree
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- Alexandre Marius Meritan died 1883
- Alfred Meritan died 1870
- Armand Arthur Antoine Francisque Meritan died 1870
- Augustin Florian Meritan died 1884
- Francois Xavier Meritan died 1846
- Jean Georges Meritan died 1895
- Louis Antoine Henri Meritan died 1891
- Louis Henri Amédée Meritan
- Louis Henri Amédée Meritan
- Louis Henri Amédée Meritan died 1885