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The nationality of Holstein can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Holstein may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Holstein come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Holstein are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Holstein were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Holstein. Names like Holstein transform in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Holstein family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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