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The nationality of Rae may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Rae may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Rae Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Rae come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Rae are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Rae Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Rae family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Rae vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Rae were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Rae.

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