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The nationality of Sharp is often very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Sharp may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Sharp Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Sharp come may come from a craft, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Sharp are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Sharp were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Sharp. Surnames like Sharp vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries over generations. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Sharp name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

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