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Patel Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Patel can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Patel may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Patel Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Patel come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Patel come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Patel were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Patel. Names like Patel transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras across time. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Patel name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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