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Thomson Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Thomson may be very difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Thomson may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Thomson Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Thomson come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Thomson are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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Surnames like Thomson change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries over generations. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Thomson were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Thomson. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Thomson family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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