Moby Surname History
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- Moby last name meaning & etymology
- Moby spelling & pronunciation
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Moby Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moby may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Moby may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Moby Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moby come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Moby come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Moby Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Moby were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Moby. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Moby family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Moby change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over time.
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Moby Family Tree
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- Emma Moby 1898 - 1983
- Irene Moby 1892 - 1986
- Carl Moby 1894 - 1970
- Joseph Moby 1924 - 1983
- Eliza Moby 1908 - 1989
- Arthur Moby 1903 - 1984
- Mary Moby 1933 - 1979
- Margaret Moby 1903 - 1976
- David Moby 1940 - 2009
- David Moby 1897 - 1970