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Lemko Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Lemko can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Lemko may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Lemko Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Lemko come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Lemko come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

Lemko Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lemko were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Lemko. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lemko name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Lemko change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.

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