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The nationality of Paul is often very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Paul may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Paul come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Paul come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Paul were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Paul. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Paul surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Paul change in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over generations.

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