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The nationality of Dentley is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dentley may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Dentley come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Dentley originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dentley name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Dentley transform in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dentley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dentley.

Last names similar to Dentley

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