Poi Surname History
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- Poi last name meaning & etymology
- Poi spelling & pronunciation
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Poi Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Poi may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Poi may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Poi Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Poi come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Poi are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Poi Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Poi vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Poi were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Poi. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Poi family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Poi Family Tree
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- John De Poi 1922 - 1974
- Mark Poi 1898 - 1978
- Chang Poi 1907 - 1990
- Esther Viola Poi 1921 - 2009
- Frank Poi 1926 - 1995
- Bernice Poi 1922 - 2000
- Michael Poi 1928 - 1998
- Lillian V Poi 1927 - 2001
- Jno Poi 1922 - 1974
- Charles Poi 1919 - 1997