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The nationality of Merkensen may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merkensen may be in dispute based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Merkensen come may come from a profession, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Merkensen are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

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Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merkensen family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Merkensen were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Merkensen. Last names like Merkensen vary in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.

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