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    Trace the language origins of your surname and mention the languages that it travels through to get to its current one.

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    Late Latin
    Old French
    Middle English and Scots
    Modern English
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    Shona (Zimbabwe) all the way.


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    Greek and before that Turkish.
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    Danish
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    Arabic.
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    I assumed people would be more interested in their heritage than they apparently are.
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    my name is patronymic so like it didnt travel far
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    My surname was Originally Latin, but some Frenchmen couldn't spell it right so it changed to what it is today.
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    I have no idea where my surname comes from.
    How do you check Chinese surnames?
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    Old english, Gaelic, sandskrit
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    (Original post by The_Last_Melon)
    Trace the language origins of your surname and mention the languages that it travels through to get to its current one.

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    Late Latin
    Old French
    Middle English and Scots
    Modern English
    Irish and Scottish.

    Nothing that surprises me
 
 
 
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