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The nationality of Gunning is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gunning may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Gunning Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Gunning come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Gunning come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Gunning were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Gunning. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Gunning family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Gunning transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years.

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