Last name: OLIVE

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OLIVE : This last name is indexed 382,089 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

OLIVE : 1: English: from the Middle English (Old French) personal name Olive from Latin oliva ‘olive’ introduced from Normandy and France after the Conquest.2: English: variant of Olliff or Oliver.3: Catalan (Olivé): variant of Oliver.4: French: metonymic occupational name for a gatherer or seller of olives or an extractor or seller of olive oil or perhaps a topographic name from olive ‘olive’ (see Oliva).5: Americanized form of Italian and perhaps also Catalan Spanish or Portuguese Oliva.

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