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The nationality of Cress can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Cress may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Cress come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Cress come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Last names like Cress change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Cress were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Cress. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cress family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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