Mote Surname History
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- Mote family history
- Mote country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Mote last name meaning & etymology
- Mote spelling & pronunciation
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Mote Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Mote is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Mote may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Mote Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Mote come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Mote are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Mote Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Mote were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Mote. Last names like Mote vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mote surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to MoteMoté, Mote106, Motea, Moteahedi, Motealleh, Motearefi, Moteau, Moteault, Motebang, Motebejane, Motebennur, Moteberg, Motecfloyd, Motechie, Motechim, Motechin, Motecho, Motecki, Motecus, Moteczus
Mote Family Tree
Here are a few of the Mote biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Motes
- Mary Mote 1760 - 1847
- Jonathan Mote
- Nathan Mote
- Ira Grattin Mote
- Joseph McDonald Mote
- Mary Mote
- Ann Mote
- Matilda Mote
- Henry Mote
- Elijah Mote