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The nationality of Bradley can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bradley may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Bradley Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Bradley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Bradley come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bradley were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Bradley. Last names like Bradley vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bradley last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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