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The nationality of Bell is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bell may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Bell Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Bell come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Bell come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Bell were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Bell. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bell family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Bell vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time.

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