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Arms Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Arms can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Arms may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Arms Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Arms come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Arms are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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Surnames like Arms change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Arms were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Arms. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Arms surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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