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Pieter Surname History
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Pieter Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Pieter is often difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pieter may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Pieter Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Pieter come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Pieter come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".
Pieter Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Pieter were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Pieter. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Pieter last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Pieter change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over time.
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Pieter Family Tree
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- Petrus De Wet Pieter B1c2, b1c2 1726 - 1782
- Burgert Pieterz Van Dijk B1, b1 1697 - 1724
- Christiaan Pieter Brand
- Pierre (Pieter) Joubert, b4 1694 - 1741
- Petrus Van Niekerk Pieter B4, b4 1702 - 1771
- David Pieter Marais 1816 - 1888
- David Pieter Marais 1837 - ?
- Johan Carel Pieter Landman
- Barend Pieter Blom 1724 - 1760
- Daniel Pieter (Pieter Daniel) Jacobs 1799 - 1838