Last name: BYE

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Last name frequency

BYE : This last name is indexed 50,462 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BYE : 1: English: topographic name for someone who lived near a bend for example in a river from Middle English bye ‘bend’ (from Old English byge a derivative of būgan ‘to bow’). Occasionally it may be from an Old English personal name of obscure origin.2: Norwegian: habitational name from any of 25 farms named By from Old Norse býr ‘farm’. Compare Bee.3: Swedish: variant of By a habitational name from any of numerous places called By from Old Swedish by ‘village farm town’.

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