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Bolger Surname History

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Bolger Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Bolger is often complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Bolger may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

Bolger Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Bolger come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Bolger originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

Bolger Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Bolger were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Bolger. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bolger family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Bolger change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over generations.

Last names similar to Bolger

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