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Viken Surname History
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Viken Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Viken can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Viken 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 are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Viken Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Viken come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Viken come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Viken Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Viken last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Viken change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Viken were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Viken.
Last names similar to VikenVikén, Vikene, Vikenes, Vikeneset, Vikenger, Vikenget, Vikengsdatter, Viken Lang, Viken maage, Vikennan, Viken Pedersen, Viken Rinde, Vikenteff, Vikentios, Vikentiou, Viken vinje, Viker, Vikeras, Vikerhagen, Vikerholmen
Viken Family Tree
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- Filip Viken StÃ¥rheim Jarl, Jarl 1155 - 1217
- Henrich Ditlevsen Viken 1710 - 1775
- Valdemar the Victorious Viken 1170 - ?
- Stenor Jonsdotter Viken 1710 - 1777
- Margarete Jonsdotter Viken 1718 - 1778
- Ditlev Pedersen Viken 1671 - ?
- Albert Viken
- Ole Johan Viken
- Sven-André Viken
- Solrunn Heidi Viken