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The nationality of Herod may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Herod may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Herod come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Herod are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Herod family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Herod were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Herod. Family names like Herod change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over time.

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