Shao Surname History
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- Shao family history
- Shao country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Shao last name meaning & etymology
- Shao spelling & pronunciation
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Shao Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Shao is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shao may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Shao Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Shao come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Shao are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Shao Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Shao were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Shao. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Shao family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Shao change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years.
Last names similar to ShaoShaobin, Shaockley, Shaodang, Shaoel, Shaof, Shaofan, Shaofschick, Shaohua, Shaokin, Shaol, Shaoley, Shaolian, Shaolincenter, Shaolin-haus, Shaoll, Shaolman, Shaomian, Shaomy, Shaon, Shaonich
Shao Family Tree
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- Fen F Shao 1929 - 2011
- Chao Y Shao 1946 - 2008
- Jack M Shao 1939 - 1999
- Yaowei Shao 1945 - 2009
- Yong Q Shao 1937 - 2007
- Irene M Shao 1918 - 2001
- Steve Shao 1954 - 1999
- Yuanlai Shao 1919 - 2001
- Jean H Shao 1937 - 2004
- Su Shao 1910 - 1991