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The nationality of Mackinnon can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mackinnon may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Mackinnon come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Mackinnon originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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Surnames like Mackinnon change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Mackinnon were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Mackinnon. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Mackinnon last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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