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The nationality of Schmitt may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Schmitt may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name came about organically 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 places independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

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The meaning of Schmitt come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Schmitt are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Schmitt were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Schmitt. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Schmitt family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Schmitt transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over time.

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