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Singh Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Singh can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Singh may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Singh Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Singh come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Singh originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Singh Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Singh were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Singh. Names like Singh vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Singh family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

Last names similar to Singh

Singha, Singhabhinav, Singhabhishek, Singhadej-Braun, Singhakam, Singhakhoune, Singhakoune, Singhakowinta, Singhal, Singham, Singhammer, Singhamrit, Singhan, Singhanat, Singhanate, Singhani, Singhania, Singhaninh, Sing Hap, Singhapant

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