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Jensen Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Jensen may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Jensen may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Jensen Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Jensen come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Jensen originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Jensen family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Jensen were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Jensen. Last names like Jensen change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries across time.

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