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Mohs Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Mohs can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Mohs may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Mohs Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Mohs 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 family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like Mohs come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

Mohs Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Surnames like Mohs change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Mohs were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Mohs. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Mohs family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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