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The nationality of Van der Sijs is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Van der Sijs may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

Van der Sijs Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Van der Sijs come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Van der Sijs come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, etc. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".

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