Retey Surname History
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Retey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Retey can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Retey may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Retey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Retey come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Retey come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Retey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Retey were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Retey. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Retey surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Retey transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time.
Last names similar to ReteyRétey, Retez, Retezan, Retezeanu, Retezep, Retezk, Reteztki, Retfalvi, Retfalvy, Retfarn, Retfel, Retfeld, Retfeldt, Retfer, Retfield, Retfinski, Retflock, Retfofdky, Retford, Retfro
Retey Family Tree
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- Ralph Retey 1897 - 1969
- Lorrine T Retey 1919 - 2002
- Robert Retey 1920 - 2007
- Jack E Retey 1918 - 1996
- Anton Retey
- Jack Retey 1918 - ?