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Lorraine Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Lorraine can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Lorraine may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Lorraine Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Lorraine come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Lorraine come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".

Lorraine Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Lorraine family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lorraine were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lorraine. Surnames like Lorraine transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages across time.

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