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The nationality of Jane may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Jane may be in dispute depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Jane come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Jane originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jane family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Jane vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Jane were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Jane.

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