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The nationality of Cox can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cox may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

Cox Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Cox come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Cox originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cox name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cox were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Cox. Family names like Cox transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras across time.

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