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The nationality of Hohenzollern can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hohenzollern may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

Hohenzollern Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Hohenzollern come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Hohenzollern are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

Hohenzollern Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Names like Hohenzollern transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Hohenzollern were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Hohenzollern. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Hohenzollern surname are important to understanding the history of the name.

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