Merlau Surname History
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Merlau Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Merlau is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merlau may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Merlau Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Merlau come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Merlau originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Merlau Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merlau last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Merlau transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merlau were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Merlau.
Last names similar to MerlauMerlaub, Merlaud, Merlaud-ponty, Merlault, Merlaut, Merlauts, Merlaux, Merlav, Merlawe, Merlay, Merlaz, Merlazzo, Merlcan, Merlch, Merlcle, Merldo, Merle, Merlé, Merleand, Merleau
Merlau Family Tree
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- Charles H Merlau 1923 - 2010
- Frances Merlau 1898 - 1969
- Mertie Merlau 1893 - 1982
- Robert Merlau 1934 - 1976
- Patricia Merlau 1942 - 1976
- H Merlau 1883 - 1963
- G M Merlau 1935 - 1988
- Florence A Merlau 1916 - 2002
- Fred G Merlau 1899 - 1992
- Edward Merlau 1878 - 1963