Olivier Surname History
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Olivier Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Olivier can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Olivier may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Olivier Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Olivier come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Olivier originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Olivier Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Olivier were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Olivier. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Olivier surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Olivier change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over the years.
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Olivier Family Tree
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- Octavia Jacques Olivier 1960 - ?
- Charles Olivier 1865 - ?
- Leendert (Lon) Olivier 1879 - ?
- Catharina Olivier 1708 - 1744
- Anna Hendrina Olivier
- Anna Hendrina Engela Hendrina Olivier 1735 - 1767
- Hilletje Olivier, b7 1687 - 1765
- Philip Arnold Arnold Olivier 1731 - 1759
- Charles Olivier Pitre 1772 - 1826
- Michel Olivier Lachance 1743 - ?