Mordechai Surname History
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Mordechai Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mordechai is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mordechai may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Mordechai Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mordechai come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Mordechai are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Mordechai Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Mordechai were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Mordechai. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mordechai last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Mordechai change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time.
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Mordechai Family Tree
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- Nachum Mordechai Perlow 1887 - 1976
- Nachum Mordechai Chortkov Friedman 1874 - 1946
- Yitzchok Mordechai Pewsner
- Arye Leibish Halberstam [shineva #6 Son] ? - 1930
- R Mordechai Horowitz
- Solomon Mordechai
- Mrs. Mordechai Schick Margolis
- Schmuel Ben Mordechai 1808:marx Ha-Levi 1775 - 1827
- Jacob Mordechai Gedaliah
- Yekutiel MORDECHAI Mordechai