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The nationality of Janes is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Janes may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Janes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Janes originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Janes were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Janes. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Janes family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Janes vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years.

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