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Type Surname (from given name & from location)
Pronounced Pron. day-vee (English)
Other Forms FormsDavies, Davis, David, Davison, Davieson, Day
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Contributor Contrib.jocatchi on 10/26/2019
Meaning & History
Derived from the given name DAVID
. Alternately, it may be a variant spelling of Welsh DAVIES
, which could be patronymic forms of DAVID
, or corrupted forms of Dyfed
, an older Welsh surname and the name of a county in Wales.