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The nationality of Atwater can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Atwater may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Atwater come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Atwater originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Atwater were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Atwater. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Atwater surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Atwater change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over the years.

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