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The nationality of Old may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Old may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Old Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Old come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Old are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".

Old Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Old last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Old change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Old were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Old.

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