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The nationality of Cains may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cains may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Cains come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Cains are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Cains family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Cains transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cains were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cains.

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