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The nationality of Jenkins can be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Jenkins may be in dispute depending on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Jenkins come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Jenkins are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Jenkins were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Jenkins. Family names like Jenkins transform in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages over time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jenkins last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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