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The nationality of Ranker can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ranker may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Ranker Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Ranker come may come from a trade, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Ranker originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Ranker were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ranker. Family names like Ranker change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras over time. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Ranker family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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