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The nationality of Harriman can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Harriman may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Harriman Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Harriman come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Harriman originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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Surnames like Harriman vary in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Harriman were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Harriman. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Harriman family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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