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Pereira Surname History
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- Pereira spelling & pronunciation
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Pereira Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Pereira is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pereira may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Pereira Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Pereira come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Pereira originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Pereira Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Pereira vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Pereira were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Pereira. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Pereira family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Pereira Family Tree
Here are a few of the Pereira genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Pereiras
- Beatriz Pereira De Brites Alvim 1378 - 1412
- Cipriano Vicente Pereira 1931 - 2009
- Joao C Pereira 1920 - 1998
- Isabel Pereira 1917 - 1998
- Jose A Pereira 1933 - 2007
- Paulo J Pereira 1938 - 2011
- Brian A Pereira 1989 - 2006
- Joao M Pereira 1979 - 2002
- Anna Pereira 1908 - 2005
- Anna B Pereira 1913 - 1997