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The nationality of Johns is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Johns may be in dispute as result of whether the name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Johns come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based family names may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Johns are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Johns last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Johns change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Johns were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Johns.

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