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The nationality of Howells may be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Howells may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Howells come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Howells come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Last names like Howells change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Howells were written down 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 Howells. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Howells name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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