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The nationality of Snavley may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Snavley may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Snavley Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Snavley come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Snavley originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Snavley were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Snavley. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Snavley surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Snavley vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries across time.

Last names similar to Snavley

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