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The nationality of Merrewether may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Merrewether may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Merrewether come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Merrewether come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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Last names like Merrewether change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Merrewether were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Merrewether. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Merrewether family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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