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The nationality of Waits may be difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Waits may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker).

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The meaning of Waits come may come from a trade, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these profession-based family names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Waits come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Waits name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Waits change in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Waits were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Waits.

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