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The nationality of Hand can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hand may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about 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 regions independently (such as the last name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

Hand Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Hand come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Hand originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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Family names like Hand change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Hand were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Hand. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hand last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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