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Ranft Surname History
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- Ranft spelling & pronunciation
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Ranft Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ranft may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ranft may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Ranft Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ranft come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Ranft are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Ranft Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ranft name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Ranft transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and eras over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ranft were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Ranft.
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Ranft Family Tree
Here are a few of the Ranft genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Ranfts
- Anna Ranft 1885 - 1976
- Joseph Ranft 1923 - 1976
- Carl Ranft 1931 - 1993
- Regina Ranft 1933 - 2006
- Carl Ranft 1957 - 1987
- George Ranft 1894 - 1966
- Walter C Ranft 1917 - 2004
- Dorothy Ranft 1907 - 1977
- R A Ranft 1949 - 1994
- Karl H Ranft 1901 - 1991