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The nationality of Brokaw can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Brokaw may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Brokaw Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Brokaw come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Brokaw come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Brokaw Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Brokaw were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Brokaw. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Brokaw family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Brokaw change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations.

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