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Zeiss Surname History
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- Zeiss last name meaning & etymology
- Zeiss spelling & pronunciation
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Zeiss Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Zeiss may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Zeiss may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Zeiss Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Zeiss come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Zeiss are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Zeiss Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Zeiss were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Zeiss. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Zeiss name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Zeiss vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time.
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Zeiss Family Tree
Here are a few of the Zeiss genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Zeisses
- Frank Zeiss 1905 - 1987
- Kenneth Zeiss 1943 - 1998
- Helmut Zeiss 1927 - 2002
- Albert Zeiss 1891 - 1968
- George W Zeiss 1915 - 2003
- John J Zeiss 1904 - 1994
- Werner Zeiss 1923 - 1986
- Rita S Zeiss 1914 - 2004
- Nettie Zeiss 1879 - 1977
- John Zeiss 1882 - 1969