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The nationality of Newell can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Newell may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

Newell Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Newell come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Newell are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Newell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Newell were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Newell. Family names like Newell transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Newell family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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