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The nationality of Reitan can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Reitan may be in dispute based on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Reitan come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Reitan originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Last names like Reitan transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Reitan were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Reitan. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Reitan last name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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