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Xiang Surname History
The family history of the Xiang last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Xiang:
- Xiang family history
- Xiang country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Xiang last name meaning & etymology
- Xiang spelling & pronunciation
- genealogy and family tree
Xiang Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Xiang is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Xiang may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).
Xiang Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Xiang come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Xiang are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Xiang Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Xiang name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Xiang vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Xiang were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Xiang.
Last names similar to XiangXiangdong, Xianghua, Xiangpeng, Xiangqinixjm, Xianguang, Xiangwang, Xiang xiongzhen, Xian-li, Xianna, Xiansdatter, Xiansen, Xiao, Xiaobao, Xiaobo, Xiaochon, Xiaochun, Xiaocong, Xiaodoug, Xiaofang, Xiao-feng
Xiang Family Tree
Here are a few of the Xiang genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Xiangs
- Yun Bi Xiang 1921 - 2009
- Huiping Xiang 1974 - 2005
- Yu Xiang 1924 - 2002
- Xuwu Xiang 1955 - 2001
- Xiaoping Xiang 1954 - 2001
- Qian Xiang 1954 - 2009
- Xiaoning (Xiang) Byerly born 1962
- Xiao (Xiang) Geng born 1976
- Qun (Xiang) Luo born 1972
- Chu (Xiang) Huang born 1975