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The nationality of Altenberg is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Altenberg may be in dispute based on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

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The meaning of Altenberg come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Altenberg are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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Last names like Altenberg transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Altenberg were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Altenberg. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Altenberg last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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