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The nationality of Riegel is often complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Riegel may be in dispute based on whether the name came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Riegel come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Riegel originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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Last names like Riegel transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Riegel were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Riegel. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Riegel family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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