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The nationality of Allentown may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Allentown may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Allentown come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Allentown are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Allentown name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Allentown were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Allentown. Family names like Allentown change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over the years.

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