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The nationality of Vivian is often complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Vivian may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Vivian come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Vivian originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Vivian family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Vivian change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Vivian were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Vivian.

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