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Selvar Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Selvar may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Selvar may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Selvar Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Selvar come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Selvar originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

Selvar Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Selvar were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Selvar. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Selvar family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Selvar transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries across time.

Last names similar to Selvar

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