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The nationality of Cowden can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cowden may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Cowden come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Cowden come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Cowden were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cowden. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Cowden last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Cowden vary in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over the years.

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