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The nationality of Ruiz can be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Ruiz may be in dispute based on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Ruiz Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Ruiz come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based last names may be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Ruiz originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Ruiz family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In early history when few people could write, names such as Ruiz were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Ruiz. Family names like Ruiz transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries across time.

Last names similar to Ruiz

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