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The nationality of Pettin can be difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Pettin may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a profession, 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).

Pettin Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Pettin come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Pettin are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Pettin 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 resulted in misspellings of Pettin. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Pettin family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Pettin vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over time.

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