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The nationality of O'Neil can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of O'Neil may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of O'Neil come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like O'Neil come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the O'Neil family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as O'Neil were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of O'Neil. Names like O'Neil transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over the years.

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