Last name: NIX

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NIX : This last name is indexed 51,586 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

NIX : 1: German and Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Nicholas (German Nikolaus).3: Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Nioclais ‘son of Nicholas’ which was taken by some Limerick families named Woulfe.2: German: nickname from Middle High German nickes(e) nixe ‘water sprite’.4: English: variant of Nick with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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