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Smedley Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Smedley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many western names like Smedley originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Smedley last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Smedley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Smedley. Family names like Smedley change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time.

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