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The nationality of Abbott may be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Abbott may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated 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 places independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Abbott Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Abbott come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Abbott originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Abbott were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Abbott. Family names like Abbott transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Abbott family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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