Monahan Surname History
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- Monahan last name meaning & etymology
- Monahan spelling & pronunciation
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Monahan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Monahan may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Monahan may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Monahan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Monahan come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Monahan come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Monahan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Monahan were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Monahan. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Monahan family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Monahan vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations.
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Monahan Family Tree
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- Margaret Monahan
- Susan J. TITUS Monahan
- James Monahan
- Marilyn Monahan Schierer
- Margaret F Monahan 1913 - 2001
- Clarence J Monahan 1912 - 1991
- Estelle Monahan 1907 - 1982
- Patrick Monahan 1894 - 1963
- James Monahan 1910 - 1978
- Lillian Monahan 1901 - 1973