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The nationality of Dubois may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Dubois may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Dubois Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Dubois come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Dubois come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Family names like Dubois vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Dubois were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Dubois. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Dubois family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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