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The nationality of Boston may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Boston may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Boston Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Boston come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Boston originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Boston were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Boston. Surnames like Boston transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Boston name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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