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Cotes Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Cotes is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cotes may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

Cotes Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Cotes come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Cotes originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Cotes name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Cotes change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cotes were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Cotes.

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