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The nationality of Addison can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Addison may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Addison come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Addison originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Addison surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Addison transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Addison were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Addison.

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