Type Surname (from location)
Other Forms FormsWaverley, Waverle, Waverlea, Waeverlea
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Contributor Contrib.LMS on 6/14/2019
Meaning, "from Waverley (Surrey)" or "from the brushwood meadow." From either waever meaning "brushwood" or waefre meaning "flickering, unstable, restless, wandering" combined with leah meaning "meadow, clearing."