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The nationality of Dunham can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Dunham may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Dunham Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Dunham come may come from a profession, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Dunham are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".

Dunham Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Dunham were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Dunham. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Dunham surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Dunham change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages across time.

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