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Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. dee-u-SEESH(European Portuguese) jee-a-SEES(Brazilian Portuguese)  [key]
Other Forms FormsAssis, Asís, Asis, de Asis, Deasis, de Assi, de Assiz, da Assis, di Assis, de Assys, de Asís, de Assís, de Ases, de Asse, Ássis, Assís, Assise, Assais, Asseis, Assi, Ássi, de Axis, de Acis, de Asi, Asi

Meaning & History

Referred to a person who was originally from the town of Assisi (called Assis in Portuguese) in Umbria, Italy. This surname is borne by several Brazilian soccer players, including Ronaldinho (1980-; birth name Ronaldo de Assis Moreira) and João Alves de Assis Silva (1987-), who is usually called simply Jô. It was also borne by the writer Machado de Assis (1839-1908).
Added 12/20/2022 by General9696
Edited 1/18/2023 by General9696