Quek Surname History
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- Quek last name meaning & etymology
- Quek spelling & pronunciation
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Quek Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Quek can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Quek may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Quek Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Quek come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Quek come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Quek Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Quek were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Quek. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Quek surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Quek transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over time.
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Quek Family Tree
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- Ann Fumiko Quek 1924 - 2010
- Min Cheong Quek 1931 - 2007
- Rose S Tan Quek 1936 - 2004
- Angeline Y Quek 1956 - 2008
- Kiah N. (Quek) Harrison 1973 - ?
- Brendon Quek 1974 - ?
- Gek T. (Quek) Jester 1958 - ?
- Swee K. (Quek) Rodriguez 1957 - ?
- Nguan K. (Quek) Chan 1960 - ?
- Miew S. (Quek) Tan 1966 - ?