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The nationality of Waddell can be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Waddell may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).

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The meaning of Waddell come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names can be a profession in another language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Waddell are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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Names like Waddell transform in how they're written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Waddell were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Waddell. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Waddell last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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