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The nationality of Folks may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Folks may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Folks come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Folks are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these names relate to 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 Folks were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Folks. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Folks name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Folks vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over time.

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