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Origin and popularity of the name BEAT


Beat : Scottish (Angus) and English: variant of Beet from the Middle English personal name Bete a pet form of Betris (see Beatrice). Compare Beets.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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