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The nationality of Harold can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Harold may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Harold Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Harold come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Harold originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

Harold Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Harold were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Harold. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Harold name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Harold transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time.

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