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The nationality of Altenau may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Altenau may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Altenau come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Altenau come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Altenau were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Altenau. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Altenau surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Altenau change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over time.

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