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The nationality of McCarter can be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of McCarter may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

McCarter Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of McCarter come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like McCarter originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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Last names like McCarter change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as McCarter were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of McCarter. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the McCarter name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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