Nagai Surname History
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- Nagai family history
- Nagai country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Nagai last name meaning & etymology
- Nagai spelling & pronunciation
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Nagai Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Nagai can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Nagai may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Nagai Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Nagai come may come from a profession, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Nagai originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Nagai Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Nagai were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Nagai. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Nagai last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Nagai change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time.
Last names similar to NagaiNagaich, Nagaike, Nagai-kolbe, Nagaillarde, Nagainik, Nagainis, Nagaishi, Nagaisky, Nagaitis, Nagaitschen, Nagaitschenk, Nagaitschik, Nagaitseva, Nagaiwa, Nagaiya, Nagaj, Nagajbakova, Nagajcev, Nagajczak, Nagajek
Nagai Family Tree
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- Kiyoteru Nagai 1895 - 1980
- Willie T Nagai 1919 - 2001
- Yoshihiko Nagai 1918 - 1988
- Tsunio Nagai 1944 - 1996
- S Nagai 1917 - 1991
- Frank Nagai 1896 - 1975
- Fumiaki Nagai 1948 - 1991
- Thomas Nagai 1885 - 1966
- Paula Nagai 1896 - 1983
- Fusa Nagai 1913 - 1995