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Origin and popularity of the name CAMPS


Camps : 1: Catalan and southern French: topographic name from camps ‘fields’ or a habitational name from a place called with this word.2: English: habitational name from Castle Camps or Shudy Camps (Cambridgeshire) or from Camps in Nazeing (Essex).3: Flemish and Dutch: topographic name from Camp ‘enclosed field’ + genitive -s. Compare Kamps.


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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