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The nationality of Trotter can be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Trotter may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Trotter Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Trotter come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Trotter are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Trotter were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Trotter. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Trotter surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Trotter change in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time.

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