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The nationality of Wilke may be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Wilke may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came in to being naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the surname "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).

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The meaning of Wilke come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in another language. Because of this it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many names like Wilke originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Grace of God".

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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Wilke were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Wilke. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Wilke surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Wilke transform in how they're written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time.

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