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The nationality of Bowman may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bowman may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Bowman come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Bowman are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Bowman last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Bowman transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bowman were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Bowman.

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