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The nationality of Barney may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Barney may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Barney come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Barney come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Barney were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Barney. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Barney family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Barney vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time.

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