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Type Surname (from given name)
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Meaning & History
Most likely from Persian نیاز (niyaz)
meaning "need, necessity, desire, wish" (see NIAZ
) combined with Pashto زوی (zoy)
meaning "son (of)". The Niazai are a Pashtun tribe inhabiting Afghanistan and Pakistan.