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The nationality of Elkins can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Elkins may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

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The meaning of Elkins come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Elkins originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Elkins family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Elkins change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Elkins were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Elkins.

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