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The nationality of Nell is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Nell may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Nell 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 may be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Nell are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

Nell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Nell name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Nell transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Nell were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Nell.

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