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The nationality of August can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of August may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

August Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of August come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like August are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Family names like August vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as August were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of August. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the August last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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