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The nationality of Van Cleve may be very difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Van Cleve may be difficult to determine depending on whether the name originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

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The meaning of Van Cleve come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Van Cleve come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Family names like Van Cleve change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and countries across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Van Cleve were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Van Cleve. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Van Cleve family name are important to understanding the history of the name.

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