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The nationality of Holcomb can be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Holcomb may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Holcomb Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Holcomb come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Holcomb originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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