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The nationality of Bretherton can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Bretherton may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Bretherton come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Bretherton are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Bretherton family name are important to understanding the history of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bretherton were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Bretherton. Last names like Bretherton change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over the years.

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