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The nationality of Sams can be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sams may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Sams Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Sams come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Sams originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sams were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Sams. Last names like Sams transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Sams name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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