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The nationality of O'Faelain may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of O'Faelain may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

O'Faelain Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of O'Faelain come may come from a trade, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like O'Faelain come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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