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Ruof Surname History
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- Ruof last name meaning & etymology
- Ruof spelling & pronunciation
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Ruof Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Ruof is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Ruof may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Ruof Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Ruof come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Ruof are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Ruof Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ruof were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Ruof. Surnames like Ruof transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Ruof last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Ruof Family Tree
Here are a few of the Ruof genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Ruofs
- Henry Ruof 1897 - 1975
- R B Ruof 1958 - 2009
- E Ruof 1944 - 2008
- George L Ruof 1910 - 1992
- Jacob Ruof 1918 - 1995
- Pearl Ruof 1916 - 1991
- Elizabeth Ruof 1900 - 1981
- Mary Ruof 1888 - 1981
- Herman C Ruof 1933 - 1997
- Elizabeth B Ruof 1904 - 1993