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The nationality of Standley can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Standley may be in dispute based on whether the name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).

Standley Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Standley come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Standley originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Standley were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Standley. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Standley family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Standley transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over time.

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