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The nationality of Mary can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mary may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Mary Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Mary come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Mary originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

Mary Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Last names like Mary vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over the years. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Mary were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Mary. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Mary surname are important to understanding the history of the name.

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