Meynihan Surname History
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Meynihan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Meynihan is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Meynihan may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meynihan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Meynihan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Meynihan are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Meynihan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Meynihan transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Meynihan were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Meynihan. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Meynihan name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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