Selman Surname History
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- Selman country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Selman last name meaning & etymology
- Selman spelling & pronunciation
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Selman Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Selman is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Selman may be in dispute depending on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Selman Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Selman come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Selman originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Selman Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Selman last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Selman were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Selman. Surnames like Selman change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over the years.
Last names similar to SelmanSelmanagic, Selmanaj, Selman akin, Selmananglish, Selmanay, Selmancena, Selmanche, Selman-Cole, Selmandavid, Selmandwitz, Selmane, Selmane said, Selmangregory, Selmani, Selmanic mario, Selmanie, Selmani-kobiela, Selmani meziane ben, Selmani-muliqi, Selmanjason
Selman Family Tree
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- Elizabeth Selman Gray 1682 - ?
- Mary Selman 1686 - 1710
- Ann Selman 1690 - 1704
- Robert Sellman Selman 1690 - 1704
- Lawrence Sellman Selman 1699 - 1716
- Stafford Selman 1782 - 1850
- John Selman 1740 - 1827
- Benjamin Franklin Selman
- Thomas Selman 1762 - 1816
- Jemimah Greenlease Selman 1763 - ?