Last name: PASS

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PASS : This last name is indexed 58,918 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PASS : 1: English: from a pet form of the medieval personal name Passe probably a pet form of Pascal.3: German: topographic name from Pass ‘pass passage’ (from Middle Low German pas ‘pace passage way water gauge’).4: Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name or nickname from Yiddish and Polish pas ‘belt girdle’.2: English: topographic name from Middle English pas(e) ‘path passage’ (Old French pas) perhaps signifying someone who lived at or near a passage or a place so named. Compare Passage.

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