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The nationality of Walden is often complicated to determine because countries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Walden may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Walden come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is essential to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Walden come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".

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Names like Walden vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family unions, and languages over time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Walden were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Walden. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Walden name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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