Merna Surname History
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Merna Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Merna can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merna may be in dispute depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Merna Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Merna come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Merna originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Merna Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merna family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Merna transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merna were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Merna.
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Merna Family Tree
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- Norma Edie Merna Merna Mckee
- Thomas F Merna 1927 - 2007
- Charles Merna 1907 - 1980
- Albert Merna 1905 - 1975
- Mary A Merna 1903 - 2005
- Augusta Merna 1902 - 1986
- John Merna 1897 - 1980
- Katherine A Merna 1902 - 1990
- Lucille G Merna 1908 - 2003
- Frank T Merna 1901 - 1988