Quan Surname History
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- Quan last name meaning & etymology
- Quan spelling & pronunciation
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Quan Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Quan may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Quan may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Quan Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Quan come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Quan come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Quan Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Quan family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Quan were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Quan. Names like Quan transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time.
Last names similar to QuanQuana, Quan A, Quanabush, Quanah, Quan Ah Long, Quan Ah Young, Quanaim, Quanaisha, Quanaly, Quanan, Quanang, Quananta, Quanapohit, Quanat, Quanbach, Quan Bart, Quanbe, Quanbeck, Quanborough, Quanbrough
Quan Family Tree
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- Quanah "Quan" Drayton
- William Quan 1950 - 1994
- Thomas J Quan 1954 - 2001
- Thomas Quan 1900 - 1976
- Ning Fun Quan 1917 - 2009
- Jack Quan 1900 - 1977
- Chuck Quan 1921 - 1984
- Paula N Quan 1930 - 2009
- Dan Quan 1909 - 2006
- Lan T Quan 1903 - 2006