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The nationality of Delaney can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Delaney may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Delaney Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Delaney 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 family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Delaney are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Delaney were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Delaney. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Delaney last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Delaney vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time.

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