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The nationality of Schaeff is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Schaeff may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

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The meaning of Schaeff come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Schaeff are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. Often these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Schaeff family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Schaeff were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Schaeff. Surnames like Schaeff change in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations.

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