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Neely Surname History

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Neely Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Neely may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Neely may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Neely Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Neely come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Neely come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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