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The nationality of Sumner can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Sumner may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Sumner Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Sumner come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Sumner originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Commonly these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".

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In early history when few people could write, names such as Sumner were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Sumner. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Sumner name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Sumner vary in how they're written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over time.

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