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Type Surname (from location)
Usage Jewish
Pronounced Pron. bran-DIES  [key]
Other Forms FormsBrandis, Brandes, Brandys, Brandejs, Brandeisová

Meaning & History

Derived from Brandýs nad Labem-Stará Boleslav (known as Brandeis-Altbunzlau or Brandeis an der Elbe in German), a town located in the Prague-East District, in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. A famous bearer was the Czech portrait painter and photographer Jan Adolf Brandeis (1818-1872).
Added 10/11/2021 by General9696
Edited 6/27/2022 by General9696