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Arab Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Arab is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Arab may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Arab Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Arab come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Arab originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

Arab Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Arab 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 Arab. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Arab family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Arab transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over generations.

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