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The nationality of Harry may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Harry may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Harry come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Harry are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Harry were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Harry. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Harry surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Harry change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time.

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