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Wallace Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

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The nationality of Wallace can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Wallace may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).

Wallace Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Wallace come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Wallace are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".