Type Surname (from location)
Other Forms Formsd'Aurevil, d'Aurevill, d'Aurivill, d'Auriville
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Meaning & History
This surname literally means "from Aureville". Aureville is a commune in southwestern France, which was established in late medieval times. It derives its name from Latin aurea villa or villa aurea which literally means "golden country-house, golden farm" but of course later came to mean "golden village".