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The nationality of Child is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Child may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Child Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Child come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Child come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Child were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Child. Surnames like Child change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over generations. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Child last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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