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The nationality of Perkes is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Perkes may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Perkes come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Perkes are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Perkes name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Perkes vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Perkes were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Perkes.

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