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The nationality of Covey is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Covey may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Covey Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Covey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Covey are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Covey were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Covey. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Covey last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Covey change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years.

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