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The nationality of Cowles is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cowles may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Cowles come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Cowles come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Cowles were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Cowles. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Cowles surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Cowles change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time.

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