Xu Surname History
The family history of the Xu last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Xu:
- Xu family history
- Xu country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Xu last name meaning & etymology
- Xu spelling & pronunciation
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Xu Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Xu may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Xu may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Xu Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Xu come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Xu originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Xu Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Xu name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Xu transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Xu were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Xu.
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Xu Family Tree
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- Hermana Xuárez
- Li Xu 1985 - 2009
- Zhuo R Xu 1937 - 2003
- Amy J Xu 1990 - 1995
- Xuefang Xu 1941 - 2008
- Shuang X Xu 1914 - 1995
- Dong E Xu 1935 - 2003
- Mao Yuan Xu 1921 - 2005
- Renran Xu 1932 - 2011
- Bing L Xu 1938 - 2003