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The nationality of Merkels may be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merkels may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

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The meaning of Merkels come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Merkels originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merkels were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Merkels. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Merkels name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Merkels vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over the years.

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