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The nationality of Elizabeth can be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Elizabeth may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Elizabeth Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Elizabeth come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Elizabeth originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Elizabeth family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Elizabeth vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Elizabeth were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Elizabeth.

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