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The nationality of Kenning is often difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kenning may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Kenning Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kenning come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Kenning are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Kenning were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kenning. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Kenning name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Kenning transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras across time.

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