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The nationality of Kerns is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Kerns may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Kerns come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Kerns originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Kerns family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Kerns change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kerns were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kerns.

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