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The meaning of Meriwether Lewis come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Meriwether Lewis come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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