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The nationality of Shearer can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shearer may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Shearer come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based surnames can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Shearer come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Shearer were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Shearer. Surnames like Shearer vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages over generations. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Shearer surname are important to understanding the history of the name.

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