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The nationality of Roberts is often complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Roberts may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

Roberts Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Roberts come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Roberts come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Roberts were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Roberts. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Roberts family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Roberts change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages over the years.

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