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The nationality of Merrett can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merrett may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Merrett come may come from a trade, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Merrett originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Merrett were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Merrett. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Merrett name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Merrett vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over time.

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