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The nationality of Church can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Church may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Church Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Church come may come from a craft, 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. Because of this it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Church originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

Church Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Church were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Church. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Church surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Church transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time.

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