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The nationality of Mckay may be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Mckay may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

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The meaning of Mckay come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other 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 modern names like Mckay are inspired by religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".

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Family names like Mckay transform in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and languages across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Mckay were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Mckay. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Mckay last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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