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The nationality of Garvin may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Garvin may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Garvin come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Garvin come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Garvin were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Garvin. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Garvin name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Garvin transform in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over the years.

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