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The meaning of Van Houten come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Van Houten come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Van Houten were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Van Houten. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Van Houten name are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Van Houten vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time.

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