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The nationality of Thelken may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Thelken may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

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The meaning of Thelken come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these trade-based family names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Thelken come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".

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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Thelken surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Thelken transform in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Thelken were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Thelken.

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