Type Surname (from given name)
Pronounced Pron. die (English)
Other Forms FormsDyer
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Contributor Contrib.Amanda Dye on 4/11/2012
English: from a pet form of the personal name Dennis. In Britain the surname is most common in Norfolk, but frequent also in Yorkshire. Welsh is also suggested, but 1881 and UK both show this as an East Anglian name - very few in Wales.