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The nationality of Nicholson can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Nicholson may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Nicholson come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Nicholson originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Nicholson 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 resulted in misspellings of Nicholson. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Nicholson name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Nicholson change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time.

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