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The nationality of Derringer is often very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Derringer may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Derringer come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Derringer originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Derringer were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Derringer. Names like Derringer change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Derringer name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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