Shap Surname History
The family history of the Shap last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Shap:
- Shap family history
- Shap country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Shap last name meaning & etymology
- Shap spelling & pronunciation
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Shap Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Shap is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shap may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Shap Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Shap come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Shap come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Shap Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Shap were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Shap. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Shap family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Shap transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time.
Last names similar to ShapShapaby, Shapac, Shapach, Shapack, Shapagi, Sha-pah-ka-sic, Shapahkasick, Shapai, Shapain, Shapairo, Shapaj, Shapak, Shapaka, Shapaker, Shapalas, Shapalis, Shapan, Shapanek, Shapaner, Shapanier
Shap Family Tree
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- Louise Shap 1912 - 2005
- Nettie Shap 1916 - 1977
- Carola Shap 1906 - 1993
- Felix Shap 1902 - 1966
- Betty K Herring Shap 1944 - 2011
- Martha Shap 1913 - 2006
- Max Shap 1906 - 1977
- Maurice J Shap 1914 - 1997
- Helen A Shap 1917 - 2000
- Lydia Shap 1909 - 1984