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Kennedy Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Kennedy is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kennedy may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Kennedy Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kennedy come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Kennedy come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

Kennedy Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Kennedy were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kennedy. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Kennedy family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Kennedy vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries across time.

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