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Laura Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Laura may be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Laura may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Laura Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Laura come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Laura originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

Laura Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Laura were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Laura. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Laura surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Laura transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and languages over time.

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