Last name: BODEN

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BODEN : This last name is indexed 85,242 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BODEN : 1: North German: patronymic from the personal name Bode.2: German: topographic name for someone living in a valley bottom or the low-lying area of a field Middle High German boden ‘ground bottom’. Compare English Bottom.3: Swedish (Bodén): ornamental or habitational name possibly from bod ‘small hut’ or from a placename containing this element; the adjectival suffix -én is a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. Compare Bodin.4: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buadáin ‘descendant of Buadán’ (see Bowden 4).5: English: variant of Bawden.

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