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The nationality of Kortz can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Kortz may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Kortz Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Kortz come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Kortz originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Last names like Kortz change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Kortz were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Kortz. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Kortz name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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