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Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage Tamil
Scripts ஐயர் (Tamil)

Meaning & History

Referred to a person belonging to the Iyer subcaste of the larger Brahmin caste. The Iyer subcaste is traditionally devoted to the God Vishnu.