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The nationality of Kenney may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kenney may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Kenney Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kenney come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Kenney are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Kenney were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Kenney. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kenney last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Kenney change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages across time.

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