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The nationality of Arnold may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Arnold may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Arnold Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Arnold come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Arnold are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Arnold family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Arnold transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Arnold were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Arnold.

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