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The nationality of Nelsen can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Nelsen may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Nelsen come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Nelsen originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

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Names like Nelsen change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Nelsen were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Nelsen. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Nelsen name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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