Moraes Surname History
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Moraes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Moraes can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Moraes may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Moraes Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Moraes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Moraes come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Moraes Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Moraes were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Moraes. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Moraes family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Moraes transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over generations.
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Moraes Family Tree
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- Benedita S Moraes
- Francisca Siqueira De Moraes
- Fernão Pimentel Pimentel Moraes Moraes
- Jose Moraes 1895 - 1962
- Mary Moraes 1883 - 1970
- Maria C Moraes 1914 - 2004
- Jonas V De Moraes 1937 - 2008
- Gloria M Moraes 1917 - 1992
- James Moraes 1916 - 1985
- Joaquim Moraes 1891 - 1966