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The nationality of Kershner is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kershner may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

Kershner Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kershner come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Kershner are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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Family names like Kershner vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years. In early history when few people could write, names such as Kershner were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Kershner. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Kershner family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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