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The nationality of Hornsby is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hornsby may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Hornsby Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Hornsby come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Hornsby come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

Hornsby Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Hornsby were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Hornsby. Last names like Hornsby change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Hornsby last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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