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The nationality of Behnke may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Behnke may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Behnke come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Behnke are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Behnke were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Behnke. Last names like Behnke vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages across time. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Behnke name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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