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The etymology and history of first names and surnames

This is a umbrella project about sources and informations of etymology of first names and surnames, for the whole World, from a online and offline sources such as websites, books, articles, and other records.

Aim of project

The purpose and aim of this project is to share a informations with Geni users in Geni Community, in order to be informed about the origin and history of personal first names and surnames.

Please join us!

Your participation are welcome in this project. For join to this project (select ACTIONS (top right) and click Join Project) if you are or would like to become a part and participation of this project.

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For instructions on how to use Geni, refer to the Geni Help Portal

For any question, please use discussion in project, here.

Any of Your suggestions are Welcome, also. Please a post in discussion board of this umbrella project page

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Please follow this steps:

  1. Please, add below a other sources from a your Countries
  2. Please, make a link to the right with other related existing Geni project pages
  3. You can free update and add more on the list below title of References, External links, Other Sources and Resources, Books, articles, etc. and Useful links.
  4. On the bottom below where is a title 'Notes' - please add a source what is not useful and have incorrect informations.

A few directions for upload a Photos and Documents:

  1. Every person who upload a documents in the project, please be aware that you after when you upload, put and fill all fields:
  • Title, Date, Location,
  • Description and other things such as mentioning a sources or citations (for example: name of authors, title, etc..) source of uploaded document, and after that put a document visible on the public mode.
  1. Also add in which part of a Collection is on your side. (is - a Census, Newspapers, Other)
  2. If a document what you want to upload, have a content with more pages than one, please before upload put all pages and collect in the one file , when you do it then upload a whole document.
  3. Do not upload a separate pages of the same document, or separate pages of the same source/books/literature.
  4. A Reason: It would be a useful, better and easy searchable, for anyone, if all pages are part of the same uploaded document such as one file and part of document.
  5. You may also wish to look at Geni Blog: Geni Tips: How To: Upload Documents to Geni, Convert Photos to Documents or take a look and find at Geni Help Portal

Thanks for following a this directions, if you have any questions do not hesitate ask in the discussion.

Note: If you need any kind of help, you can ask anyone of Collaborators in the project (in the discussion or by message).

Any of Your suggestions are Welcome, also. Please a post in discussion board of this umbrella project page

If you have a suggestion for a project image, just free upload and add into project.

Behind the name

Meaning of names and surnames

First names

Surnames

References:

External links:

________________________________________________________________________________________

www.netcredit.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2019/09/01_The-most-common-last-name-in-every-country_FullMap-2.png

________________________________________________________________________________________

Other Sources and Resources (websites)

www.mylineage.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/httpswww.mylineage.comsurnames-origins.png

Books, articles, etc. (.doc, .pdf.)

Maps of common surnames in Countries around World

Map surname on the Map

Documents

Notes:

____________________________________________________________________________________

start_page/3steps-matches.png

The etymology and history of first names and surnames

This is a umbrella project about sources and informations of etymology of first names and surnames, for the whole World, from a online and offline sources such as websites, books, articles, and other records.

Aim of project

The purpose and aim of this project is to share a informations with Geni users in Geni Community, in order to be informed about the origin and history of personal first names and surnames.

Please join us!

Your participation are welcome in this project. For join to this project (select ACTIONS (top right) and click Join Project) if you are or would like to become a part and participation of this project.

s3.amazonaws.com/photos.geni.com/p13/db/96/dd/25/5344483bdc93afb4/ran99maf_t2.jpg
For instructions on how to use Geni, refer to the Geni Help Portal

For any question, please use discussion in project, here.

Any of Your suggestions are Welcome, also. Please a post in discussion board of this umbrella project page

https://s3.amazonaws.com/photos.geni.com/p13/71/65/e0/80/5344483e15ffa9f5/spray_strokes_blue_large.jpg

Please follow this steps:

  1. Please, add below a other sources from a your Countries
  2. Please, make a link to the right with other related existing Geni project pages
  3. You can free update and add more on the list below title of References, External links, Other Sources and Resources, Books, articles, etc. and Useful links.
  4. On the bottom below where is a title 'Notes' - please add a source what is not useful and have incorrect informations.

A few directions for upload a Photos and Documents:

  1. Every person who upload a documents in the project, please be aware that you after when you upload, put and fill all fields:
  • Title, Date, Location,
  • Description and other things such as mentioning a sources or citations (for example: name of authors, title, etc..) source of uploaded document, and after that put a document visible on the public mode.
  1. Also add in which part of a Collection is on your side. (is - a Census, Newspapers, Other)
  2. If a document what you want to upload, have a content with more pages than one, please before upload put all pages and collect in the one file , when you do it then upload a whole document.
  3. Do not upload a separate pages of the same document, or separate pages of the same source/books/literature.
  4. A Reason: It would be a useful, better and easy searchable, for anyone, if all pages are part of the same uploaded document such as one file and part of document.
  5. You may also wish to look at Geni Blog: Geni Tips: How To: Upload Documents to Geni, Convert Photos to Documents or take a look and find at Geni Help Portal

Any of Your suggestions are Welcome, also. Please a post in discussion board of this umbrella project page

If you have a suggestion for a project image, just free upload and add into project.

Behind the name

Meaning of names and surnames

First names

Surnames

References:

External links:

________________________________________________________________________________________

www.netcredit.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2019/09/01_The-most-common-last-name-in-every-country_FullMap-2.png

________________________________________________________________________________________

Other Sources and Resources (websites)

www.mylineage.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/httpswww.mylineage.comsurnames-origins.png

Books, articles, etc. (.doc, .pdf.)

Maps of common surnames in Countries around World

Map surname on the Map

Documents

Notes:

____________________________________________________________________________________

start_page/3steps-matches.png