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Maguire Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Maguire may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Maguire may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Maguire Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Maguire come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Maguire originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

Maguire Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Surnames like Maguire transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Maguire were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Maguire. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Maguire name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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