Saldanha Surname History
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- Saldanha last name meaning & etymology
- Saldanha spelling & pronunciation
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Saldanha Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Saldanha is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Saldanha may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Saldanha Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Saldanha come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Saldanha originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Saldanha Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Family names like Saldanha transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Saldanha were transcribed 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 Saldanha. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Saldanha family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to SaldanhaSaldanha da costa, Saldani, Saldania, Saldanini, Saldanna, Saldano, Saldanski, Saldarella, Saldarelli, Saldarello, Saldari, Saldariaga, Saldarine, Saldarini, Saldarino, Saldaris, Saldarovski, Saldarraiga, Saldarriaga, Saldarriaga torres
Saldanha Family Tree
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- Manuel Dias Saldanha
- Antonio Saldanha 1907 - 1981
- Hilda Saldanha 1900 - 1978
- Maria D Saldanha 1946 - 1992
- Nicodemos Saldanha 1906 - 1971
- Louis A Saldanha 1919 - 1999
- Leopold Saldanha 1903 - 1982
- Dorothy Saldanha 1928 - 1993
- Benedict Paul Saldanha 1920 - 2008
- Antonio M Saldanha 1940 - 2005