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The nationality of Folkes is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Folkes may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Folkes come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Folkes originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Folkes were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Folkes. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Folkes surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Folkes transform in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years.

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