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The nationality of Desmet can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Desmet may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Desmet Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Desmet come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Desmet originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Desmet name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Desmet were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Desmet. Last names like Desmet change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years.

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