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Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. HAYZ
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Meaning & History

From various English place names which were derived from Old English hæg meaning "enclosure, fence". A famous bearer was American President Rutherford B. Hayes (1822-1893).

Related Names

Same SpellingHayes (2), Hayes (3)
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