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The nationality of Robert is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Robert may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on professions, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).

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The meaning of Robert come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Robert originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Robert last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Robert were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Robert. Family names like Robert vary in their spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over the years.

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