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The nationality of McGavin can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of McGavin may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of McGavin come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like McGavin are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the McGavin last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as McGavin were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of McGavin. Names like McGavin vary in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over the years.

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