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The nationality of Nighingale may be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Nighingale may be difficult to determine based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Nighingale come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Nighingale originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Nighingale were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Nighingale. Names like Nighingale transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over the years. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Nighingale name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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