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The nationality of Merriel can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Merriel may be in dispute based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Merriel come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Merriel are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Merriel were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Merriel. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Merriel family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Merriel change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over generations.

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