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Von Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Von is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Von may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

Von Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Von come may come from a profession, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Von are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and other related texts. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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