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The nationality of Rapley can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Rapley may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Rapley come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Rapley come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Rapley were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Rapley. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Rapley name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Rapley transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time.

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