Moffat Surname History
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- Moffat last name meaning & etymology
- Moffat spelling & pronunciation
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Moffat Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moffat may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Moffat may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Moffat Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moffat come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Moffat come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".
Moffat Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Moffat name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Moffat change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Moffat were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Moffat.
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Moffat Family Tree
Here are a few of the Moffat biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Moffats
- Katharine Moffat Whipple
- Anne Moffat 1773 - ?
- Emélie MORIN Moffat 1849 - ?
- Helen Aborn Parker Moffat 1865 - ?
- Robert Moffat, Dr. 1795 - 1883
- Livingstone Moffat
- Mary Francis Pringle Moffat
- John Smith Smith Moffat
- Ann Moffat
- Robert Moffat