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The nationality of Wilde may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Wilde may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).

Wilde Meaning & Etymology

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The meaning of Wilde come may come from a profession, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Wilde are inspired by religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these family names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Wilde were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Wilde. Family names like Wilde vary in how they're spelled as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras over generations. Knowing misspellings and alternate spellings of the Wilde family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name.

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