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The nationality of Wetzel is often difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Wetzel may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

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The meaning of Wetzel come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based last names can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Wetzel originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Wetzel were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Wetzel. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Wetzel family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Wetzel vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over time.

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