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Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage Hungarian
Pronounced Pron. HOR-vat

Meaning & History

Hungarian form of HORVAT. This is the second most common surname in Hungary and the most common surname in Slovakia, where it is borne by the descendants of Hungarian settlers.