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The nationality of Block is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Block may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Block Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Block come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Block originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Block Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Block family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Block were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Block. Names like Block vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages across time.

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