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The nationality of Kinney is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kinney may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Kinney Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kinney come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Kinney come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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Last names like Kinney change in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Kinney were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kinney. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Kinney surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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