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The nationality of New York may be very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of New York may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

New York Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of New York come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many modern names like New York come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

New York Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the New York last name are important to understanding the history of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as New York were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of New York. Names like New York change in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over the years.

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