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Moorish Surname History
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- Moorish family history
- Moorish country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Moorish last name meaning & etymology
- Moorish spelling & pronunciation
Moorish Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moorish may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Moorish may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Moorish Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moorish come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Moorish originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Moorish Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Moorish were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Moorish. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Moorish family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Moorish vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries across time.
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Moorish Family Tree
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- Alfred Moorish 1893 - 1966
- Isabella Moorish 1858 - 1928
- Mary Moorish 1876 - 1942
- George H. Moorish
- John Moorish
- Morton Leslie Moorish 1904 - ?
- Frederick Oliver Moorish
- Mutton May Elizabeth Moorish
- Philippa Smith Moorish ? - 1897
- Joseph Jewell